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  1. Mortuary ceremony, Omarakana: woman with crossed necklace and shaved head, carries basket that belonged to deceased man, adorned with cowry shells and other valuables

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Baskets; Women; Shell money; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  2. Motu women holding books; some are wearing kina, a crescent shell valuable necklace.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1920 and 1921
    • Topic: Jewelry; Women; Papua New Guineans; Shell money
    • Format: image
  3. Motu women, some wearing kina, crescent shell valuable necklace, and Ahuia (Lambert's assistant) behind.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1920 and 1921
    • Topic: Women; Medical assistants; Jewelry; Shell money; Papua New Guineans; Men
    • Format: image
  4. Rows of Goaribari men and children with canoe in foreground; some are wearing kina, crescent shell valuable necklace.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1920 and 1921
    • Topic: Children; Papua New Guineans; Shell money; Men; Jewelry; Canoes
    • Format: image
  5. Woman wearing an assortment of jewelry.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1919 and 1939
    • Topic: Solomon Islanders; Portraits; Shell money; Women; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  6. Women of coastal village near Yule Island, possibly Mekeo, wearing jewelry, including kina, a cescent shell valuable necklace.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1920 and 1921
    • Topic: Villages; Shell money; Dwellings; Portraits; Jewelry; Women; Papua New Guineans
    • Format: image
  7. Women wearing several necklaces, including kina, a crescent shell valuable.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1920 and 1921
    • Topic: Shell money; Women; Papua New Guineans; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  8. Women, children, and infants in a family.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1919 and 1939
    • Topic: Women; Shell money; Ni-Vanuatu; Children; Infants; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  9. Young Mafulu girls with shell jewelry; on the left is a kina, a crescent shaped shell valuable.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1920 and 1921
    • Topic: Jewelry; Papua New Guineans; Children; Shell money; Girls
    • Format: image
  10. Young woman of Santa Ana, wearing traditional jewelry and wealth items.

    • Collection: Sylvester M. Lambert Photographs
    • Name: Lambert, Sylvester Maxwell, 1882-1947
    • Date: between 1919 and 1939
    • Topic: Shell money; Portraits; Women; Clothing and dress; Solomon Islanders; Jewelry
    • Format: image