Dayak warrior with human head trophies, Indonesia.
Indonesia, Nias warior ~ Nīas (Indonesian: Pulau Nias, Nias language: Tanö Niha) is an island off the western coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. Nias (Kepulauan Nias) is also the name of the archipelago, including the small Hinako Islands.
Noble warrior from South Nias wearing an impressive gold 'nifitali-tali' necklace and a large 'balatö' sword. He also wears a collection of crocodile teeth. ca. 1930 ||| Source; Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia: Continuity and Evolution. Bruce W Carpenter. Pg 48
Indonesia - Sumatra, Nias Island | Warrior / soldier. | Photographer and date unknown
C. B. Nieuwenhuis (1863-1922) Portrait of a Radja from South Nias dressed as a Warrior, 1918
Dayak Warrior Headhunter, Borneo 2 - WAR HISTORY ONLINE
Dayak Warrior rppc Tattoo Sarawak Borneo Malaysia 30s
Two Dayak men of Borneo. Dude on the left wears a sheathed Mandau sword. The shield, Mandau scabbard and guy-on-the-right's sword are decorated with human hair. The Dayaks kicked a lot of Japanese butt in the jungle during WWII.