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  1. Men wearing conical masks, their bodies smeared with mud, reenact ritual dances for spirits at the Erave patrol post

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971-07-01
    • Topic: Headdresses; Body marking; Rites and ceremonies; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Masks; Dance; Public buildings
    • Format: image
  2. Men stand in a circle while chanting about past and future undertakings.

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Dance; Headdresses; Wigs; Rites and ceremonies; Singing; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  3. Men in full regalia parade with their pearlshells and baler shell valuables, prior to a ceremony

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Body marking; Clothing and dress; Rites and ceremonies; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Dance; Shell money; Pig ceremony; Headdresses
    • Format: image
  4. Decorated men practice dancing and chanting in advance of a ceremony

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Body marking; Dance; Singing; Rites and ceremonies; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Clothing and dress; Wigs; Headdresses; Pig ceremony
    • Format: image
  5. Decorated men intone chants about ceremonial and political prowess

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Dance; Rites and ceremonies; Clothing and dress; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Body marking; Pig ceremony; Headdresses; Singing
    • Format: image
  6. 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