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  1. A gathering of dancers on the ceremonial ground

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Dance; Rites and ceremonies; Pig ceremony; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  2. A newly constructed longhouse (yaeada) for participants in a pig ceremony

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Buildings; Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies; Dwellings
    • Format: image
  3. A post festooned with bones of pigs and wild animals, in a ritual for ancestors

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Date: 1960s
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Buildings; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  4. A ritual structure

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Date: 1960s
    • Topic: Buildings; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  5. A ritual structure

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Date: 1960s
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Buildings
    • Format: image
  6. A view of Kerabi hamlet during a pig ceremony, temporary visitor accommodations and earth ovens visible in center

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Villages; Pig ceremony; Dwellings; Ceremonial exchange; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  7. A village leader in regalia including a headdress with feathers, a pearlshell ornament, and other shell valuables

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Body marking; Shell money; Rites and ceremonies; Weapons; Headdresses; Feathers; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  8. A young man in ceremonial garb, blackened face and body, wig with feathers and marsupial fur band

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Body marking; Wigs; Pig ceremony; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  9. Adolescent girls doing a circle dance

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Pig ceremony; Body marking; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Women; Teenagers; Rites and ceremonies; Dance
    • Format: image
  10. Adolescent girls in a circle dance

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies; Children; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Dance; Teenagers
    • Format: image
  11. Adolescent girls with face and body paint, pearlshell pendants and other finery, ready for their dance

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Body marking; Jewelry; Dance; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Shell money; Teenagers; Rites and ceremonies; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  12. An aging village leader, skin blackened with soot and oil and decorated for ceremonial parading

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Body marking; Clothing and dress; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Headdresses; Shell money; Rites and ceremonies; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  13. Bones and strings of shells displayed for ancestors during a ritual

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Date: 1960s
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  14. Crowd at Erave patrol post watch while Australian flag is lowered, to be replaced by the newly issued Papua New Guinea flag

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971-07-01
    • Topic: Government officials; Headdresses; Rites and ceremonies; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Public buildings; Flags
    • Format: image
  15. Dancer during a ceremonial gathering, in regalia, including headdress with feathers, nassa and kina shell valuables, and face paint

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Dance; Body marking; Jewelry; Headdresses; Weapons; Shell money; Pig ceremony; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  16. Decorated man holding a shell for its recipient, pigs tethered in background, men wear ritual finery including feathered headdresses

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); swine; Ceremonial exchange; Shell money; Headdresses; Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  17. Decorated man holds up pearlshells and other valuables for ceremonial exchange

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Headdresses; Jewelry; Shell money; Ceremonial exchange; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Body marking; Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies
    • Format: image
  18. Decorated man searing off the bristles of a pig in preparation for butchering and cooking, prior to exchange

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Cookery; Rites and ceremonies; Headdresses; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Pork; Ceremonial exchange; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  19. Decorated man, dressed for a ceremonial parade and display, wears headdress with cassowary feathers and a large baler shell

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Headdresses; Shell money; Body marking; Pig ceremony; Rites and ceremonies; Clothing and dress; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  20. Decorated men and others opening the earth ovens, in background are cuts of pork for later exchange

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Rites and ceremonies; Pork; Pig ceremony; Cookery; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image