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Title: Katalog des Ethnographischen Reichsmuseums, Band VI [vol. VI] : Atjèh, Gajo- und Alasländer. (Sumatra I).
Description: Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1912. Large 8°. Orig. printed wrappers. Hftitle (verso blank). (xxix), 229pp. Ills. on 15 black/white plates at very end, text-ills. and figs. after drawings, bibliography, biographical notes to collectors and donators, description of illustrations, extensive footnotes, register of indigenous names to ethnographica in the collection, register of general names and subjects, numerical table to contents, table of contents, supplementary notes and errata on recte of an unnumbered lve. GERMAN text-edn. [Katalog des Ethnographischen Reichsmuseums, Vol. VI/Sumatra I]. Catalogue to the holdings, at the time, of the dutch State Ethnographical Museum, Leyden. Describes ethnographica from the regions Aceh, Gajo-and Alas, northern Sumatra (:) jewellery, woven cloths (Ikat) and traditional dress, incl. ceremonial dress, headdress, basket- and bead-work, arms and armour, indigenous architecture and house-constructions, art, music and games, religion, &c. Very fine copy, uncut and partly unopened.

Keywords: sumatra atje aceh gajo alas ethnographica museum collection history art applied art arms armour ikat bead work colonialism indonesia southeast asia bestandscatalogus holdings

Price: EUR 275.00 = appr. US$ 298.88 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 45983