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  1. Domestic scene: woman holds baby, another child in background, pig underneath house

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mother and child; Taro; Infants; Trobriand Islanders; Cookery; Dwellings; Women; swine
    • Format: image
  2. Domestic scene: laughing woman cuddles baby, another child in background, other women stand by house

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Trobriand Islanders; Children; Infants; Mother and child; Dwellings
    • Format: image
  3. Food preparation: woman shreds coconut meat into bowl, more coconuts, yams and other foods in background

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Cookery; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  4. New mother wearing shell belt and necklace, fiber skirt, flower garland, and skirt valuable on head, and red betel nut paste on face, word tattooed on left arm, marks on body may be skin fungus

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Tattooing; Clothing and dress; Birth customs; Trobriand Islanders; Rites and ceremonies; Women; Body marking
    • Format: image
  5. New mother, holding newborn, wears long fiber shawl, flower garland, and skirt valuable on head, red betel nut paste on face

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Rites and ceremonies; Mother and child; Birth customs; Betel nut; Infants; Women; Body marking
    • Format: image
  6. New mother, holding newborn, wears long fiber shawl, flower garland, and skirt valuable on head, and betel nut paste on face

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Birth customs; Betel nut; Rites and ceremonies; Infants; Trobriand Islanders; Clothing and dress; Body marking; Mother and child; Women
    • Format: image
  7. New mother wears long fiber shawl, flower garland, and skirt valuable on top of her head

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Rites and ceremonies; Body marking; Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders; Birth customs
    • Format: image
  8. New mother wears long fiber shawl, flower garland, and skirt valuable on top of her head

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Birth customs; Rites and ceremonies; Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  9. Child with bandaged forehead sits on a woman's lap, eating coconut

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mother and child; Women; Medical care; Trobriand Islanders; Children
    • Format: image
  10. Woman folds strips of dried pandanus leaves (to be woven later), two children at her side

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  11. Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning, uses a mortar and pestle to prepare betel nut (areca)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Betel nut; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  12. Weaving: Bomtavau, her head shaved in mourning, twists banana leaf fibers for skirt making

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Weaving; Women
    • Format: image
  13. Weaving: Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning, twists banana leaf fibers for skirt making

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Weaving; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  14. Weaving: Bomtavau, her head shaved in mourning, displays long skirt made of banana leaf fibers

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Mourning customs; Weaving
    • Format: image
  15. 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
  16. Woman in long fiber skirt, her head shaved as sign of mourning, with mortar and pestle for betel nut.

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Women; Betel nut; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  17. 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
  18. Weaving: Bomtavau plaits banana leaf fibers for a skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Weaving; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  19. Weaving: Bomtavau twists banana leaf fibers for making a fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Weaving; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  20. Weaving: Bomtavau prepares banana leaf fibers for making a fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Weaving; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image