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  1. 'Elota with shell money toward his bride price payment for his marriage to Tege.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: 1963
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  2. 'Elota, with string of kofu shell money behind ears, probably the first received for the feast, which will go in his ruu ritual bundle.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. A man measuring a lousu'u of newly-made kofu, standard shell money denomination.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Dangeabe'u of Furisi'ina with shell money strings.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1989?
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Dooka hangs up a big baani'au six-string valuable.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  6. Elota counts strings of shell he is presenting as bride-price for his marriage to Tege.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: 1963
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. Folofo'u arranges his shell valuable for presentation.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. In the shrine, for a sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Shrines--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Man untying rolled shell money valuable from display pole.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Money on display, probably for a wa'i opening brideprice payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Money on display, probably for a wa'i opening brideprice payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. People gathered to discuss wa'i marriage payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: April 1964
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Playing with kofu shell money

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Playing with kofu shell money.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Playing with kofu shell money.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  16. Shell valuables hung up for a feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: String bags--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Woman giving money to Joe Bono.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Woman holding string of shell money.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Mats--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  20. Woman standing, holding shell money.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image