Indonesia ~ Sumatra | "This armband (Copper alloy, copper, 19-18th century or earlier) made by the Toba Batak of North Sumatra and ornamented with a lizard and the mythical creature, the 'singa' exemplifies the quality of sculptural expressiveness achieved in casting metal artifacts" | Source: 'Gold Jewellery of the Indonesian Archipelago'

Gold Jewellery of the Indonesian Archipelago

Batak House (Infrared) by dR ali Shamsul Bahar

Batak House (Infrared) by dR ali Shamsul Bahar

Colourful walls of traditional Batak homes, Samosir Island, Lake Toba

Visiting The Home Of The Batak People On Samosir, Lake Toba, Sumatra

Lake Toba is home to the friendly and musical Batak people. Samosir Island in the centre of Lake Toba gives a great insight to the ways of the locals.

datu batak Datu adalah orang yang pandai dalam membuat ramu-ramuan. Dikemudian hari daru menjadi datuk atau datok.

datu batak Datu adalah orang yang pandai dalam membuat ramu-ramuan. Dikemudian hari daru menjadi datuk atau datok.

Lute detail (Hasapi) [Indonesia, Sumatra, Toba Batak people] (1999.47.44) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lute detail (Hasapi) [Indonesia, Sumatra, Toba Batak people] (1999.47.44) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"pandilati" ornaments in traditional Batak house

"pandilati" ornaments in traditional Batak house

Indonesia - Sumatra | Pair of woman's ear ornaments from the Karo / Batak people; silver. H: 10 cm, 178 grs. (Image taken ca 1915 of an old Batak woman wearing these traditional ornaments) | Est. 800 - 1'100€ ~ (Dec '14)

Indonesia - Sumatra | Pair of woman's ear ornaments from the Karo / Batak people; silver. H: 10 cm, 178 grs. (Image taken ca 1915 of an old Batak woman wearing these traditional ornaments) | Est. 800 - 1'100€ ~ (Dec '14)

Gorga Batak

Gorga Batak

batak in carvings - Google Search Batak sculpture. Made on Sumatra by the Batak people. 1940-1950. Price on request. In the little hole at the bottom the ashes of the deceased is preserved

batak in carvings - Google Search Batak sculpture. Made on Sumatra by the Batak people. 1940-1950. Price on request. In the little hole at the bottom the ashes of the deceased is preserved

Gorga Jorgom, or some call it Gorga Ulu Singa. Ordinary placed over the entrance to the house, shaped like animals and humans_Batak house

Gorga Jorgom, or some call it Gorga Ulu Singa. Ordinary placed over the entrance to the house, shaped like animals and humans_Batak house

A Batak door, Indonesia, relief carved a lizard, 92 x 50cm.

A Batak door, Indonesia, relief carved a lizard, 92 x

Debata idup, couple ancestral, Toba Batak Sumatra

Debata idup, couple ancestral, Toba Batak Sumatra

Singa Batak MVW-collectie

Singa Batak MVW-collectie

Batak country, north Sumatra. Traditional house decoration (buffalo head and…

Traditional house decoration (buffalo head and horns)

TOBA EXPLORER II - THE BATAKS

Tourist Information for Lake Toba on Samosir

Pinterest
Search