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  1. Butchering pigs.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Boys--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. 'Elota with pork.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: October 1969
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Pork--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Ibaa, son of Larikeni, with stakes to ritually husk coconut.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Swine--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Men with pigs they have brought.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Eating & drinking--Solomon Islands; Cookery--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Pigs for ritual purposes are killed by suffocation. Note the sacred vine around the pig's snout.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1974
    • Topic: Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image