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

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

An Elderly Dayak Man from Orang Uli Tribe Wears Bear Claws in His Ears - Kalimantan, Indonesia

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

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.

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

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

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

Verkoper biedt zijn waren aan bij een voorgalerij, Buitenzorg

Verkoper biedt zijn waren aan bij een voorgalerij, Buitenzorg

Maanyan Dayak tribesman, most probably Central Kalimantan, #Dayak #Kalimantan #Indonesia

Maanyan Dayak tribesman, most probably Central Kalimantan, Indonesia

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