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  1. Anne Scheffler at burial urn

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-; Scheffler, Anne
    • Date: between 1958-1961
    • Topic: Burial--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Choiseul Islanders (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  2. Dolo, or burial urn, chisled from a single block of limestone and set upon a pyramid of coral slab

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: between 1958-1961
    • Topic: Choiseul Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Burial--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Dolo, or burial urn, chisled from a single block of limestone and set upon a pyramid of coral slab

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: between 1958-1961
    • Topic: Choiseul Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Sculpture--Solomon Islands; Burial--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Dolo, or burial urn, chisled from a single block of limestone and set upon a pyramid of coral slab

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: between 1958-1961
    • Topic: Burial--Solomon Islands; Choiseul Islanders (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Sculpture--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  10. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. 'Aika talks to ancestors.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: 1964
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. 'Ubuni (Folofo'u's youngest son) of Kwailala'e at wayside shrine.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. A sacrificial pig is singed in a shrine--the ancestors get the smoke, and sometimes pig bristles or a piece of skin...

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

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: May 1964
    • Topic: Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Burial--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Aika and pig in a shrine, for a sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shrines--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Arika explains to his ancestors that this offering of taro and coconuts is to ensure clear weather for his feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Mortuary feasts; Taro--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Ceramic bowl on a shrine

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: 1958
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Pottery--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Ceramic bowl on shrine

    • Collection: Harold Scheffler Photographs
    • Name: Scheffler, Harold W., 1932-
    • Date: 1958
    • Topic: Shrines--Solomon Islands; Pottery--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Closeup of Arika's niu'igani offering of taro and coconuts to the ancestors, to ensure good weather for his feast.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Coconuts--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Landscape--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Closeup of skulls in 'ea display post.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shrines--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image