INDONESIAN POWER JEWELRY Ornaments from Outer Island Indonesia

Rodgers, Susan
September 1986
Ornament;Autumn86, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p28
The article reports on the jewelry of the outer islands of Indonesia. Village cultures on these islands use body ornament, their jewelry, as representations of philosophical ideas and concepts in addition to simple decoration. Their jewelry is made out of various materials such as precious metals like gold and silver as well as shells, beads, and wood.


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