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  1. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women by partially full yam house, one holds a skirt for ritual exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Yams; Women; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs; Buildings; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  2. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women carry fiber skirts and banana leaf bundles, approach the bereaved spouse

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Women
    • Format: image
  3. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women gather in village for exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  4. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women interact at ritual exchange of banana leaf bundles and other valuables

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  5. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women prepare to exchange banana leaf bundles

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  6. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women present fiber skirt valuables to widow who sits in doorway of small mourning house

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Women
    • Format: image
  7. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women unfold mats to cover themselves and banana leaf bundles and skirts from rain

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  8. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women unfold mats, covering banana leaf bundles from rain

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

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

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Yams; Women; Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Baskets; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  11. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women with large quantities of banana leaf bundles at ritual exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  12. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women, faces and bodies blackened with ash, heads shaved, carry large basket of yams

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Yams; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Women
    • Format: image
  13. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women, in long fiber skirts, gather for exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Mourning customs; Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  14. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: women, including anthropologist Annette Weiner, at exchange ritual

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona; Weiner, Annette B., 1933-
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Women; Mourning customs; Anthropologists
    • Format: image
  15. Mortuary ceremony: yams are piled for distribution, bundles of sugarcane stand at right

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Sugarcane; Yams
    • Format: image
  16. Mortuary ceremony: Bomtavau wearing banana leaf bundle on her head

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  17. Mortuary ceremony: Bomtavau with basket of banana leaf bundles behind her on house veranda

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  18. Mortuary ceremony: children stand next to smoked fish and tin pots filled with food to be shared with mourners

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Cookery; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Men; Children
    • Format: image
  19. Mortuary ceremony: crowd of women gathered for exchange, fiber skirt valuable visible in center

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Trobriand Islanders; Women; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  20. Mortuary ceremony: display of uprooted taro plants and mats, woman in long fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Ceremonial exchange; Dwellings; Taro
    • Format: image