|Silver coins as part of Sea Dayak's Ornamentation.(Circa early 1900s - 1980s)|
Silver coins as part of Sea Dayak's Ornamentation is highly influenced from Europe since in olden days Dyak used British Coins as their ornamentation for "Status Symbol" by Org Kaya Iban in 1800s
Wealth today is often invisible , as we cannot see inside another person's bank account.Some people like to show their wealth discreetly while others choose to wear as jewellery or decoration.
|Silver coins as part of Sea Dayak's Ornamentation|
Images: Miss Sarawak Ethnic(Sea Dyak)
(Borneo Hornbill Festival)
|(British Museum) :Silver coins as part of Ornamentation.|
|Headdresses like this one ,from Palestine include silver coins as part of their ornamentation.|
(British Museum) :The beginnings of Money.
The British Museum is a museum in London dedicated to human history and culture. Its permanent collection, numbering some 8 million works, is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence and originates from all continents, illustrating and documenting the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present.
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