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  1. Laete'eboo, main priest of Kwailala'e, prepares for ribanga by bespelling leaf and chewing areca (betel) nut.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  2. Ribanga ritual in front of men's house.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  3. Strangling the pig.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Shrines--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Women of 'Ai'eda take part in a ritual to consecrate a new skull house.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: January 23, 1964
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Jewelry--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  5. Returning to the clearing after ritual washing and 'uinga; the young men will go straight to the taualea shelter for beritaunga.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Boys--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  6. Men sitting around talking at molanga mortuary ritual for Gooboo, playing cards.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Boys--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Children--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Funeral rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  7. Girls of a kin group wearing pubic aprons as though they were married, ritually hold 'weewela'a sprouting coconut (out of view), symbolizing the kin group looking after its ancestral skulls as a mother looks after her child.

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    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between December 1963 and January 1964
    • Topic: Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Women--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Dance--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Men tying out pigs for taualea, feasting shelter, ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Buildings--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  9. Men tying out pigs for taualea, feasting shelter, ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Swine--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  10. Ibaa brings leaves to cover o'oba shelter, and preparing it for what looks like taualea for beritaunga ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Dwellings--Solomon Islands; Taro--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  11. Kids lined up for ribanga ritual.

    • Access: Restricted View
    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Children--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  12. Larikeni talks to his ancestors with a betel nut, areca, and then eats it.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Betel nut--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands; Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  13. Maenaa'adi of Furisi'ina with cordyline and other plants for ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  14. Men yell while entering clearing in ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Divination--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  15. Man ties red cane obi on another man's wrist prior to a feast they are going to give.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Portraits--Solomon Islands; Clothing and dress--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
    • Format: image
  16. Fuamae, an old priest from Tofu, possessed by ancestor, in a dissociated state during sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Men tying out pigs for taualea, feasting shelter, ritual.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Swine--Solomon Islands; Buildings--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  18. Men bringing pig and carrying festive branches to Ngarinaasuru event, while being waved in by the host waving cordyline.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: February 1975
    • Topic: Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  19. Presentation of pigs by allied/rival kin groups at mortuary feast

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: between 1963 and 1989
    • Topic: Mortuary feasts; Swine--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image
  20. In the shrine, for a sacrifice.

    • Collection: Roger M. Keesing Photographs
    • Name: Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
    • Date: September 1966
    • Topic: Shrines--Solomon Islands; Smoking--Solomon Islands; Men--Solomon Islands; Kwaio (Solomon Islands people); Ancestor worship--Solomon Islands; Shell money--Solomon Islands; Sacrifice--Solomon Islands; String bags--Solomon Islands; Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
    • Format: image