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  1. 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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  2. Bride price ritual: decorated men and boys dance in front of payment banner

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: 1962
    • Topic: Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Dance--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Feathers--Papua New Guinea; Musical instruments--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  3. Bride price for Maima: Raggiana bird-of-paradise feathers, shell valuables and other items are unpacked from a chest

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: March 2, 1962
    • Topic: Feathers--Papua New Guinea; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea; Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  4. Bride price for Mitsi: display of pork and other exchange valuables given by the groom's group, Kongf (Mitsi and Tsapinde's daughter) center

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: August 1962
    • Topic: Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea; Pork--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  5. Bride price for Maima: Wando with Raggiana bird-of-paradise feathers, axes, and shell valuables given to the bride's group

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: March 2, 1962
    • Topic: Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Feathers--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  6. Bride price for Mitsi: payment banner of feather and shell valuables, carried by clan of husband, Tsapinde

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: August 1962
    • Topic: Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea; Bride price--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image
  7. Pig festival, pig sacrifice, Kompiai: gifts for allies of cowrie shell belts, kina shells, bush knives, yams, and pork are displayed

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: January 1962
    • Topic: Maring (Papua New Guinean people); Yams--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Pork--Papua New Guinea; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Weapons--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image
  8. Bride price for Maima: Molo the groom's group dances with payment banner of feather and shell valuables for bride's clan

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: March 2, 1962
    • Topic: Dance--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  9. Pig festival, pig sacrifice, Kompiai: gifts for allies of cowrie shell belts, kina shells, bush knives, yams, and pork are displayed

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: January 1962
    • Topic: Weapons--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Maring (Papua New Guinean people); Yams--Papua New Guinea; Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Pork--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image
  10. Pig festival, singsing: Wando, wearing eagle feather headdress, holds a drum

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: August 1962
    • Topic: Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Portraits--Papua New Guinea; Musical instruments--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Clothing and dress--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  11. Bride price ritual: man carries payment banner of feather and shell valuables, followed by others from the groom's group

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: January 1962
    • Topic: Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Feathers--Papua New Guinea; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Trails--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image
  12. Returned laborers, purification ritual: Kent speaks to dead cassowaries dressed as humans, symbolizing the ancestors

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: July 1962
    • Topic: Shrines--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Cassowaries; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Ancestor worship--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Shell money--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image
  13. Returned laborers, purification ritual: Kent speaks to dead cassowaries dressed as a humans, symbolizing the ancestors, in center are above ground ovens

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: July 1962
    • Topic: Cookery--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Ancestor worship--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Shrines--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Cassowaries
    • Format: image
  14. Bride price for Maima: Tsapinde distributes wealth received, including Raggiana bird-of-paradise feathers, cowrie shell bands, kina shells, and pork

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: March 2, 1962
    • Topic: Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Feathers--Papua New Guinea; Jewelry--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Pork--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  15. Bride price for Mitsi: payment banner of feather and shell valuables, carried by clan of husband, Tsapinde

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: August 1962
    • Topic: Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image
  16. Pig festival, pig sacrifice, Kompiai: men display wealth objects for exchange, man in dark glasses (l), men in center wear red wigs

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: January 1962
    • Topic: Weapons--Papua New Guinea; Maring (Papua New Guinean people); Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Wigs--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
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  17. Bride price for Mitsi: payment banner of feather and shell valuables given by the groom's group to the bride's group

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: August 1962
    • Topic: Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Feathers--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image
  18. Bride price ritual: man holds large payment banner of feather and shell valuables, marsupial skins

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: 1962
    • Topic: Feathers--Papua New Guinea; Children--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Rites and ceremonies--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  19. Bride price for Maima: Molo the groom's group dances with payment banner of feather and shell valuables for bride's clan

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: March 2, 1962
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Dance--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province
    • Format: image
  20. Bride price ritual: people surround payment banner of feather and shell valuables

    • Collection: Edwin Cook and Susan Pflanz Cook Photographs
    • Name: Cook, Edwin A.
    • Date: 1962
    • Topic: Bride price--Papua New Guinea; Shell money--Papua New Guinea; Headdresses--Papua New Guinea--Western Highlands Province; Narak (Papua New Guinean people); Feathers--Papua New Guinea; Marriage customs and rites--Papua New Guinea
    • Format: image