East Timor The Ainaro
Ethnic headdresses / PUBLIÉ LE 06/05/2012 /
East Timor, East Timor or Timor-Leste (East Timor in Portuguese Timor in Loros'ae tétoum, Timor Timur in Indonesian), the Democratic Republic of East Timor for official purposes, is a country in Oceania. The country consists of the eastern half of Timor island "hence its name", the islands of Atauro and Jaco, and Oecussi-of Ambeno, an enclave in the western part of Timor island , surrounded by West Timor under Indonesian sovereignty. East Timor is divided into 13 administrative districts, Aileu, Ainaro, Baucau, Bobonaro (Maliana), Cova-Lima (Suai), Dili, Ermera Lautem (Los Palos), Liquica Manatuto Manufahi (Same), Oecussi (Ambeno ) and Viqueque. The cap comes from the left Ainaro district. The Kaibuk is directly mounted on a headband made of fabric that is decorated with round metallic made of an alloy based on silver. Generally used by warriors that cap is also worn for the ceremony (Middle of the twentieth century).
Article published on 06/05/2012 at 05h46
in the category « Ethnic headdresses ».