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  1. Pig festival, pig sacrifice preparations: Kolip and Kent blow spells on gate posts for ritual fence through which allies will be fed

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Fences--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
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  2. Pig festival, pig sacrifice preparations: Kolip and Kent blow spells on gate posts for ritual fence through which allies will be fed

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
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  3. Pig festival, preparations: gate at a boundary, meant to exclude enemy spirits

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: January 1962
    • Topic: Magic--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Fences--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  4. Pig festival, singsing preparations, Kwiop: cordyline stems planted near arched gate

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Cordyline--Papua New Guinea; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Trails--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
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  5. Pig festival, singsing preparations, Kwiop: men expel enemy spirits from trail with stakes, on way to clan boundary

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Trails--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Magic--Papua New Guinea
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  6. Pig festival, singsing preparations, Kwiop: men expel spirits from ground with stakes, on way to clan boundary

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Trails--Papua New Guinea; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  7. Pig festival, uprooting cordyline ritual, Tsembaga: drums lined up for spell that will remove taboo on playing them

    • Collection: Roy Rappaport Photographs
    • Name: Rappaport, Roy A.
    • Date: November 2, 1962
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Maring (Papua New Guinean people); Magic--Papua New Guinea; Musical instruments--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province
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  8. Pig festival, uprooting cordyline ritual, Tsembaga: men apply spells to drums, breaking taboo on beating them

    • Collection: Roy Rappaport Photographs
    • Name: Rappaport, Roy A.
    • Date: November 2, 1962
    • Topic: Magic--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Maring (Papua New Guinean people); Musical instruments--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province
    • Format: image
  9. Pig festival, wig ritual: man bespells drums to be loud and pleasing to ancestors

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Magic--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Musical instruments--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
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  10. Pig festival, wig ritual: man bespells drums to ensure they will be loud and pleasing to ancestors

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Musical instruments--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Magic--Papua New Guinea
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  11. Pig festival, wig ritual: man bespells drums to ensure they will be loud and pleasing to ancestors

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Musical instruments--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
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  12. Pig festival, wig ritual: Wabi blows tobacco smoke spell onto feather headdress

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: December 1962
    • Topic: Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Magic--Papua New Guinea; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Smoking--Papua New Guinea
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  13. Returned laborers, purification ritual:: Mauwi bespells the cooked food

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: July 1962
    • Topic: Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Pork--Papua New Guinea; Yams--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
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  14. Returned laborers, purification ritual: Mauwi bespells the cooked food

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: July 1962
    • Topic: Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Pork--Papua New Guinea; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Yams--Papua New Guinea; Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
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  15. Returned laborers, purification ritual: men bespell pork and yams, renouncing food taboos

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: July 1962
    • Topic: Magic--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Pork--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Yams--Papua New Guinea
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  16. Returned laborers, purification ritual: men bespell pork and yams, renouncing food taboos

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: July 1962
    • Topic: Pork--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Yams--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
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  17. Returned laborers, purification ritual: men bespell pork and yams, renouncing food taboos

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: July 1962
    • Topic: Yams--Papua New Guinea; Pork--Papua New Guinea; Magic--Papua New Guinea; Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
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  18. Pig festival, pig sacrifice, Tsembaga: bark from center post for sacrifice house is scraped over shelll valuables, to increase wealth

    • Collection: Roy Rappaport Photographs
    • Name: Rappaport, Roy A.
    • Date: October 1963
    • Topic: Magic--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Maring (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  19. Pig festival, pig sacrifice, Tsembaga: in ancestral shrine, man sprinkles bespelled water to purify area where sacrifical pigs will be cooked

    • Collection: Roy Rappaport Photographs
    • Name: Rappaport, Roy A.
    • Date: November 1963
    • Topic: Magic--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Maring (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  20. Pig festival, pig sacrifice, Tsembaga: in ancestral shrine, man sprinkles bespelled water to purify area where sacrifical pigs will be cooked

    • Collection: Roy Rappaport Photographs
    • Name: Rappaport, Roy A.
    • Date: November 1963
    • Topic: Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Maring (Papua New Guinean people); Magic--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image