old-indische: Series of Balinese Woman. This is why long time ago they called Bali as Island of Paradise.

A group of Balinese girl - Bali - Series of Balinese Woman.

Indonesia | Dayak woman with elongated ear lobes. ca. 1950 | ©A Martin

Borneo is the largest island in the world. The indegenous tribes are called Dayaks. There are over 250 tribes of Dayaks in Borneo.

A Javanese prince with two servants (c. 1865-1870) Tropenmuseum

A Rare Historical Look At Old Indonesia - 25 Photos Taken Pre-1920

During the rise of VOC (Dutch East India Company) power starting in the century, many Javanese were exiled, enslaved or hired as mercenaries to Dutch colonies of Ceylon in South Asia and the Cape colony in South Africa.

Soekarno, Indonesia's 1st President in the grand opening of Hotel Indonesia - Jakarta, 1962

Soekarno, Indonesia's first President, arrives at the grand opening of Hotel Indonesia - Jakarta, 1962