Delegation from Netherlands visits Sarawak Museum

Ambassador of Netherlands to Malaysia Her Excellency Karin Mossenlechner (centre) with Sarawak Museum Director Ipoi Datan (third right) and others scrutising the jars on display at the Sarawak Museum during their visit.

 

KUCHING: Twelve delegates from Netherlands led by its ambassador to Malaysia Karin Mossenlechner visited Sarawak Museum yesterday.  Conducting a tour of the museum for the ambassador and her entourage was museum director Ipoi Datan who said that the delegates arrived on Wednesday on a business trip.  

“We are honoured to have her and her group as our guests. Our museum displays a wide range of artifacts of the various multi-racial communities in the state, Ipoi  told reporters yesterday.

Apart from having a chance to take a close look at many rare traditional items at the museum, the delegates from Netherland also have an opportunity to enjoy a 10- minute video which summarizes the rich history of the multi-racial groups in Sarawak.

Ambassador of Netherlands to Malaysia Her Excellency Karin Mossenlechner (left) accompanied by Sarawak Museum Director Ipoi Datan taking a close look at some exhibits in the Sarawak Museum during her visit.
Ambassador of Netherlands to Malaysia Her Excellency Karin Mossenlechner (centre) with Sarawak Museum Director Ipoi Datan (third right) and others scrutising the jars on display at the Sarawak Museum during their visit.
Sarawak Museum Director Ipoi Datan (front row left) with his staff having a group photograph with the visiting Ambassador of Netherlands to Malaysia Her Excellency Karin Mossenlechner and her entourage. PHOTOS: RAMIDI SUBARI