Sunday, September 6, 2009

Indonesia - Traditional Costumes from East Borneo (Kalimantan Timur), 2000

Traditional Costumes from East Borneo (Kalimantan Timur),
Costume are worn by Dayak Modangnese consist of Baju Bisunung (shirt) and Celana Abet (short pants).
As an accessories these costume be complemented by shield for combat and Mandau (traditional knife) which are both used as a traditional weapon to oppose the enemy.
The other accessories are head covers made of plaited rattan (Beluko), and Uleng.
The men usually wear a necklace made of small stone and tiger's teeth.
The women wear Sapai (shirt) and Ta'ah (long skirt).
Enggang's feather to be created for decoration of Tapung (head tie) that it show's prestige and human dignity.

As a jewerly was used very unique necklace and bracelets.

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