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  1. A return marriage: Larikeni's daughter hands up valuables for her brother's 1974 marriage to 'Elota's daughter Funaa.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands
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  2. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
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  3. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  4. Another man adds a payment.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
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  5. 'Augeni (left) and the bride-to-be Funaa, with two other women.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. 'Augeni (left) and the bride-to-be Funaa.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands; Portraits--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  7. 'Augeni, Funaa--the bride.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. 'Augeni, Funaa--the bride.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Portraits--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Bride price ritual: two payment banners covered with feather and shell valuables, carried in by people from groom's group

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: 1962
    • Topic: Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Feathers--Papua New Guinea
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  10. Bride, 'aa'akoa-- a young bride-to-be chaperoned by her future husband's family.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  11. Bride, 'aa'akoa-- a young bride-to-be chaperoned by her future husband's family.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  12. Courtship: adolescent girls with marsupial fur caps await a courtship event

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: January 1962
    • Topic: Teenagers--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Hats--Papua New Guinea--Madang Province; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
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  13. Discussion of brideprice payment, in wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Dwellings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  14. Discussion of brideprice payment, in wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Dooka and his sister, siblings of the groom Biri Foowa'i.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  16. Dooka and his sister, siblings of the groom Biri Foowa'i.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Bride price--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
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  17. Dooka hangs up a big baani'au six-string valuable.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  18. Dooka, left, and Taaboo, right, at wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: early 1975
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Ceremonial exchange--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands
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  19. Eldest daughter Aru'a hands up another big valuable.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Bride price--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Women--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. Elota counts strings of shell he is presenting as bride-price for his marriage to Tege.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993; Elota, 1908-1973
    • Date: 1963
    • Topic: Shell money--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Marriage customs and rites--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image