commenced 1885 – 1925
Batak frau [Batak woman]
Collection Title: Souvenir de Sumatra
Title Notes: The Batak people live in the north of Sumatra, in the hilly region of lake Toba. At the beginning of this century the last Batak were placed under the authority of the Netherlands. Most of them were christianized. The Batak form the largest protestant community of Asia.
Page: Pg. 
Place made: Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: mounted on album page of thick cream card