Pusat Dokumentasi Kerajaan Indonesia,Vlaardingen, Netherlands
Illustrated informative site with about 300 Royal Indonesian and Princely dynasties of Indonesia, mainly in the present time.
In the middle with pink shirt the only one of the 19 Manek/Raja dynasties of the Rote-islands(west from Timor),which is officially installed:Manek Paulus DaE Pane of Baä.The dynasty have 3 branches :the DaE Pane's,the Detaqs and the Moeskanans;all descended from 3 brothers.The Manek of Baä is here standing in front of the palace of the Usif/Raja of Insana(W-Timor)with Alorese(with muslim hat),Rotenese(with the typical high hat;modelled from 17th century Portugese hats(each hat;also of a Raja;has a different shape if it is from a different kind of person or from a different area=the ti-ilangga),Timorese,etc. traditional chiefs and nobility in 2003 during a conference of traditionalleaders speaking about the rights they have over disputed islands,sea-area and land with Australia and East-Timor in the so-called Timor-area.The group is flanked by court dancers of the Usif of Insana.
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