Indonesia (Old and New)

211 Pin116 Pengikut
There are about 4 million Dayak people in Indonesia, an indigenous people living throughout the rainforest of Borneo, and Malaysia.  | Dayak Woman with Elongated Ears and Tattooed Hand | © Charles O'Rear

There are about 4 million Dayak people in Indonesia, an indigenous people living throughout the rainforest of Borneo, and Malaysia. | Dayak Woman with Elongated Ears and Tattooed Hand | © Charles O'Rear

street food, Indonesia

street food, Indonesia

Indonesia ~ Borneo | An elderly Dayak man from the Orang Uli tribe wears bear claws in his ears | © Charles & Josette Lenars

Indonesia ~ Borneo | An elderly Dayak man from the Orang Uli tribe wears bear claws in his ears | © Charles & Josette Lenars

Mentawai huntsmen, Indonesia. Kelana DMC - a member of Gondwana DMC's, your…

Mentawai huntsmen, Indonesia. Kelana DMC - a member of Gondwana DMC's, your…

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

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

Wild adventure - Central Borneo island: Photo Documentation: The Dayak Head Hunter from Kalimantan In Search of the headhunting tribes of Borneo

Wild adventure - Central Borneo island: Photo Documentation: The Dayak Head Hunter from Kalimantan In Search of the headhunting tribes of Borneo

Sword "mandau" with wooden scabbard, Indonesia - Borneo, Dayak | the hilt wrapped with plaited plant fibre strings, horn knob, elaborate carved with figural and ornamental motifs and set with bundles of animal hair, iron blade with skewed ending and incised ornaments, coated with cibet cat fur; used for head hunting and as a machete in daily life.

Sword "mandau" with wooden scabbard, Indonesia - Borneo, Dayak | the hilt wrapped with plaited plant fibre strings, horn knob, elaborate carved with figural and ornamental motifs and set with bundles of animal hair, iron blade with skewed ending and incised ornaments, coated with cibet cat fur; used for head hunting and as a machete in daily life.

Indonesia ~ Sulawesi | Toradja Priestess in Traditional Dress.  Sulawesi Selatan Province | © Underwood & Underwood

Indonesia ~ Sulawesi | Toradja Priestess in Traditional Dress. Sulawesi Selatan Province | © Underwood & Underwood

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. 1930 ||| Source; Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia: Continuity and Evolution. Bruce W Carpenter. Pg 48

Indonesia - Sumatra, South Nias | Studio portrait of two warriors / soldiers. ca. 1892 - 1922 | ©Christiaan Benjamin Niewenhuis

Indonesia - Sumatra, South Nias | Studio portrait of two warriors / soldiers. ca. 1892 - 1922 | ©Christiaan Benjamin Niewenhuis

Pinterest
Cari