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  1. Alefo bespells a bundle of cordyline to ward off malevolent spirits from a feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts
    • Format: image
  2. Alefo of 'Ai'eda bespelling cordyline leaves for the gwelagwela platform magic for the mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  3. Alefo of 'Ai'eda bespelling cordyline leaves for the gwelagwela platform magic for the mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Magic--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Arika explains to his ancestors that this offering of taro and coconuts is to ensure clear weather for his feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Around the food for the mortuary feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; String bags--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  6. Boy on the platform.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Platforms--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. Boy on the platform.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Platforms--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Boys cooking on fire .

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Boys--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Mortuary feasts; Buildings--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Boys cooking on fire.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  10. Bui'a and his kin scream as they carry pigs to a feast.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Swine--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Men--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image