Guard of the Sultan of Jogjakarta, Indonesia (ca 1880),

Bodyguard of Hamengkoe Boewono VI, sultan of Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Indonesia ~ Borneo | Dayak from Kutai in war dress. ca. 1948 or earlier | Photographer unknown

Indonesia ~ Borneo | Dayak from Kutai in war dress. ca. 1948 or earlier | Photographer unknown

Javanese Warrior Spearman & Swordsman (c. 1910 CE Java)

Antique and Classic Photographic Images. Java, Dutch India (Indies), ca 1910 (Actors).

LONG LIVE HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN OF THAILAND

LONG LIVE HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN OF THAILAND

Bangswan Atjeh dan istrinya. 1900-1920

A young couple in The seemingly wealthy man is armed with a triple crowned Sikin sword and a Dutch Hembrug 1873 Revolver.

King of Dayak Kahayan. Borneo, Indonesia.

A Dayak chief, complete with amazing headdress, costume and weaponry. Supposedly some of my ancestors were of royal blood from the Dayak tribes of Borneo! I love this image - thank you Wikipedia for schooling me in my history x

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

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. Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia: Continuity and Evolution by Bruce W Carpenter

Indonesia: Keris / Kris (weapon) Fight - Collection Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam

Indonesia: Keris / Kris (weapon) Fight - Collection Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam

The USA flag was inspired by the British East India Co. which itself was inspired by the Majapahit Empire of South East Asia.

The USA flag was inspired by the British East India Co. which itself was inspired by the Majapahit Empire of South East Asia.

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