Clayton Barr
Ide lain dari Clayton
Indonesia ~ N. Sumatra Province ~ Nias Island | Sections of a man's headdress; his finely wrought gold spire was once part of a headdress worn by noblemen in southern Nias. The hatÆs fishtail palm shape evokes the Tree of Life, a motif common to the arts of Nias and many other Southeast Asian islands. | ca. 19th century | ©Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

Indonesia ~ N. Sumatra Province ~ Nias Island | Sections of a man's headdress; his finely wrought gold spire was once part of a headdress worn by noblemen in southern Nias. The hatÆs fishtail palm shape evokes the Tree of Life, a motif common to the arts of Nias and many other Southeast Asian islands. | ca. 19th century | ©Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

Indonesië, Nias - Verfijnde Indonesische hofkunst: een gouden kroon uit Nias. Museum Volkenkunde in Leiden toont de bijzondere collectie Indonesische kunst die verzamelaar Frits Liefkes het museum naliet.

Indonesië, Nias - Verfijnde Indonesische hofkunst: een gouden kroon uit Nias. Museum Volkenkunde in Leiden toont de bijzondere collectie Indonesische kunst die verzamelaar Frits Liefkes het museum naliet.

Nias warriors. Date unknown.

Nias warriors. Date unknown.

Dr Paul Wirz (1892-1955)    Idols of wood and stone in a House of Nias    From his Book: ’Nias, Die Insel der Götzen’. Ed. Orell Füssli Verlag, Zürich und Leipzig, 1929

Dr Paul Wirz (1892-1955) Idols of wood and stone in a House of Nias From his Book: ’Nias, Die Insel der Götzen’. Ed. Orell Füssli Verlag, Zürich und Leipzig, 1929

Villagers in Bawomataluo in South Nias move a megalith that will be raised for a dead chieftain. National Museum of World Cultures. Collection number: TM-10000952.

Villagers in Bawomataluo in South Nias move a megalith that will be raised for a dead chieftain. National Museum of World Cultures. Collection number: TM-10000952.

A group of warriors, South Nias. National Museum of World Cultures. Collection number: TM-10002057.

A group of warriors, South Nias. National Museum of World Cultures. Collection number: TM-10002057.

Indonesia ~ South Nias | Leaf shaped ear pendants ~ sialu ~ gold | 19th century || A single sialu was worn in the right ear by noblemen || Source: 'Gold Jewellery of the Indonesian Archipelago'; page 411

Indonesia ~ South Nias | Leaf shaped ear pendants ~ sialu ~ gold | 19th century || A single sialu was worn in the right ear by noblemen || Source: 'Gold Jewellery of the Indonesian Archipelago'; page 411

Indonesia - Nias Island | Ceremonial crown; gold alloy. | HP 3'500€ ~ sold (DEc '15) // 136599529254

Indonesia - Nias Island | Ceremonial crown; gold alloy. | HP 3'500€ ~ sold (DEc '15) // 136599529254

Nias

Nias