Cee’s Fotofun Challenge : Metal/Logam (Nekara or Kettledrum)


When I read about this challenge, I just remembered that I still had two photos of kettledrum and it’s made of metal. Kettledrum or in Bahasa Indonesia called ‘Nekara’ was used as means of communication, as social status symbol, or for calling rain ceremony. It was also used as burial component thousand years ago. It was adorned with geometrical stars, animals, plants, boats and people, and was part of paleometalic period. It was found in Sangeang Island, West Nusa Tenggara and preserved in National Museum, Jakarta nowadays.

Special for this week’s challenge (without autumn)

DSC06293Nekara/Kettledrum, National Museum, Jakarta, Indonesia

Advertisements

4 Comments Add yours

  1. Cee Neuner says:

    I would love to hear it. Great photo and entry!! 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s