Ancient Nias Cultures

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Cakalele, one of many Indonesian traditional dances. #PINdonesia

Cakalele, the indonesian traditional dance por Barry Rattu en

Indonesian Atceh warriors 1897 with there daggers and Rencong(the traditional long daggers used in Aceh, these are the L shaped hilts that can be seen sticking out of their cummerbunds).

Two well- armed gentlemen. Both carry Rencong in their belts. The taller guy to the left is brandishing a parang Amanremu, while the guy to the right is holding a Sikin for the photograpger - H.

Siam/Thailand map. I've been to Bangkok and Chaing Mai

100 Suns — French Map of Siam 1686

Nias (Indonesia) warrior wearing a takula tofao (battle helmet).

Category:Men of Nias

Burmese Minister - J. Jackson

sisterwolf: “Burmese Minister in court dress - Photo by J.

The Royal Collection: The Burmese Ambassadors

Photograph of a group portrait of four Burmese Ambassadors with two Western men who stand behind them. The ambassadors wear elaborate hats with decorations.

Mandailing people

Mandailing people

British; Royal Artiller at Toungoo, Burma. Toungoo was annexed by the British at the end of the Second Anglo-Burmese War. Size of wheel and limber suggests the gun is a mountain gun.

British Royal Artiller at Toungoo, Burma. Toungoo was annexed by the British at the end of the Second Anglo-Burmese War. The size of the wheel and limber suggests the gun is a mountain gun.

Parade in Bandoeng with elephants and large puppets on occasion of the centennial independence of The Netherlands in 1913.

Parade in Bandoeng with elephants and large puppets on occasion of the centennial independence of The Netherlands in 1913.

aceh warrior

aceh warrior

Burgonet Date: 18th–19th century Culture: Philippine Medium: Brass Dimensions: H. 10 5/8 in. (27 cm); W. 10 in. (25.4 cm); D. 15 in. (38.1 cm); Wt. 5 lb. 1.1 oz. (2299.1 g) Classification: Helmets Credit Line: Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935. Met Museum.

Burgonet Date: century Culture: Philippine Medium: Brass Dimensions: H. g) Classification: Helmets Credit Line: Bequest of George C.

Soldier’s Jacket early 18th century India (Coromandel Coast), for the Dutch market

* Soldier’s Jacket (Su’a Senakut) India (Coromandel Coast), for the Thai market Cotton (drawn resist, painted mordant, dyed) century This tunic is a rare survivor of the type worn by the King of Siam’s royal guard.

Thai Royal Navy oarsmen, in ancient warrior costumes, row the royal barge in a ceremonial procession on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok

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Thai Royal Navy oarsmen, in ancient warrior costumes, row the royal barge in a ceremonial procession on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok

News Photo : group of Thai soldiers wearing ancient warrior...

A group of Thai soldiers wearing ancient warrior costumes.

Cambodian First World War Volunteers at Wat Phnom standing in front of the monument of the retrocession of Battambang from SIam

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