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  1. Bomtavau with head shaved, wearing long fiber skirt and mourning necklace (which may hold fingernails or other relics of the deceased)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry; Women
    • Format: image
  2. Bomtavau, an older woman, with newly shaven head, a sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Portraits; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  3. Bomtavau, an older woman, with newly shaven head, sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Portraits; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  4. Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  5. Children on the beach at Kaibola (close-up), heads shaved as a sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  6. Children on the beach at Kaibola, several girls with heads shaved as a sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Children; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  7. Children on the beach at Kaibola, several with shaved heads as a sign of mourning, girl in center wears turtle shell earrings

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Children
    • Format: image
  8. Funeral: crowd of mourners follow as wrapped body is carried to gravesite

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  9. Funeral: grieving man touches ground over the grave

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Grief; Burial; Mourning customs; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  10. Funeral: grieving man, supported by other mourners, cries at the gravesite

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Mourning customs; Grief
    • Format: image
  11. Funeral: grieving woman cries

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Grief; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Women
    • Format: image
  12. Funeral: men bury wrapped body, surrounded by crowd of mourners

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Burial; Trobriand Islanders; Grief; Funeral rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  13. Funeral: men carry body that has been wrapped for burial, across village clearing, other men carry books (probably Bibles)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Burial; Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  14. Funeral: men carry body wrapped for burial, followed by other mourners

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  15. Funeral: men carry body, wrapped for burial, other men carry flowers

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Burial; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  16. Funeral: men lower body, wrapped for burial, into the ground

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Funeral rites and ceremonies; Burial; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  17. Funeral: mourners cry at burial, holding onto each other in grief

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Funeral rites and ceremonies; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Grief
    • Format: image
  18. Funeral: mourners cry at burial, holding onto each other in grief

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Mourning customs; Grief
    • Format: image
  19. Funeral: mourners cry over grave, grieving person at left lies on ground over the grave

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  20. Funeral: mourners place hands on body wrapped for burial

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Burial
    • Format: image
  21. Funeral: mourners, including man holding a small child, cry at burial

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Grief; Mourning customs; Funeral rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  22. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: anthropologist Annette Weiner at exchange ritual, another woman puts betel nut clusters on exchange pile

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin; Weiner, Annette B., 1933-
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Anthropologists; Mourning customs; Betel nut
    • Format: image
  23. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: crowd of mourning women at exchange of banana leaf bundles, Annette Weiner (center distance)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona; Weiner, Annette B., 1933-
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs; Women; Anthropologists; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  24. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: crowd of mourning women conduct ritual exchange of banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  25. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: elderly woman and other mourning women participate in ritual exchange of banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  26. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: girl (r) has mourning ash on face and wears turtle shell earrings, baby looks at camera with concern

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Body marking; Children; Women; Jewelry; Trobriand Islanders; Infants; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  27. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: girl (r) has smear of ash across her face as a sign of mourning and wears turtle shell earrings

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Body marking; Infants; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry; Children; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  28. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: girl wearing short fiber skirt and mourning necklace (may hold fingernails or other relics of the deceased)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Children; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry; Clothing and dress; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  29. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: girl with knife, wearing shell necklaces and turtle shell earrings

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Infants; Children; Shell money; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Jewelry; Women
    • Format: image
  30. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: in village center, people wait for procession of mourning women

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Villages; Mourning customs; Men; Women
    • Format: image
  31. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: large basket of exchange valuables, banana leaf bundles stacked, woman (l) smokes

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Children; Women; Ceremonial exchange; Smoking; Baskets; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  32. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: large basket of exchange valuables, banana leaf bundles stacked, woman (l) smokes

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Baskets; Smoking; Ceremonial exchange; Children; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  33. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning girl wears short fiber skirt, banana leaf bundles and other exchange items in foreground

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Children; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  34. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning girl with fiber shawl, turtle shell earrings, her face blackened with ash and head shaved

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Body marking; Clothing and dress; Children; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  35. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning girl, her face and body blackened with ash and her head shaved, carries infant

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Infants; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Children; Body marking
    • Format: image
  36. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning woman and child at ritual exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Mourning customs; Children
    • Format: image
  37. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning woman carries decorated basket of a deceased relative

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Baskets; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  38. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning woman holds large pile of banana leaf bundles at ritual exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Women; Infants; Mother and child; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  39. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning woman with shaved head and wearing necklace carries banana leaf bundles for exchange, talks with anthropologist Annette Weiner

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin; Weiner, Annette B., 1933-
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Anthropologists
    • Format: image
  40. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning woman, face and body covered with ash, with basket of banana leaf bundles and mats

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Body marking; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  41. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning woman, her face blackened with ash and head shaved, holds up fiber skirt valuable

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Clothing and dress; Women; Body marking
    • Format: image
  42. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women and children carry fiber skirts and baskets of banana leaf bundles for ritual exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Children; Women; Baskets
    • Format: image
  43. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women and children gathered for ritual exchange of banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  44. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women carry large baskets of banana leaf bundles for ritual exchange, especially large basket on head of woman in center background

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  45. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women count banana leaf bundles for ritual exchange, woman in center wears decorated fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Women; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  46. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women gather for ritual exchange of banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Children; Ceremonial exchange; Women
    • Format: image
  47. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women in long fiber skirts and necklaces, with heads shaved, seated beside banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Clothing and dress; Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  48. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women in long fiber skirts and necklaces, with heads shaved, seated beside banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Ceremonial exchange; Jewelry; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  49. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women in long fiber skirts, faces and bodies covered with ash and heads shaved, hold banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Dwellings; Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Villages; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  50. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: mourning women make ritual exchange of banana leaf bundles and long fiber skirts

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs
    • Format: image