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  1. Hanging up brideprice by the side of a wall.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. 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
  4. Dooka and his sister, siblings of the groom Biri Foowa'i.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Man ties up contribution to brideprice while Taaboo looks on.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  6. Man ties up contribution for a wa'i opening marriage payment.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Girls--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. People in house at wedding payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  8. Larikeni and Gwalau, father and mother of the groom, inspect the marriage payment they are offering.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Gwalau and Dooka look on as Laeniamae ties up contribution to brideprice.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image