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  1. New mother wearing shell belt and necklace, fiber skirt, flower garland, and skirt valuable on head, and red betel nut paste on face, word tattooed on left arm, marks on body may be skin fungus

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Tattooing; Clothing and dress; Birth customs; Trobriand Islanders; Rites and ceremonies; Women; Body marking
    • Format: image
  2. New mother, holding newborn, wears long fiber shawl, flower garland, and skirt valuable on head, and betel nut paste on face

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Birth customs; Betel nut; Rites and ceremonies; Infants; Trobriand Islanders; Clothing and dress; Body marking; Mother and child; Women
    • Format: image
  3. New mother wears long fiber shawl, flower garland, and skirt valuable on top of her head

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Rites and ceremonies; Body marking; Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders; Birth customs
    • Format: image
  4. New mother wears long fiber shawl, flower garland, and skirt valuable on top of her head

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Women; Birth customs; Rites and ceremonies; Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  5. Woman in long fiber skirt, her head shaved as sign of mourning, with mortar and pestle for betel nut.

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Women; Betel nut; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  6. Mortuary ceremony: mourning woman with shaved head and wearing two-tiered fiber skirt, arranges banana leaf bundles at exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Clothing and dress; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  7. Mortuary ceremony: mourning woman with shaved head arranges banana leaf bundles at exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Women; Clothing and dress; Ceremonial exchange
    • Format: image
  8. Mortuary ceremony: mourning woman with shaved head wearing long fiber skirt, she arranges banana leaf bundles for exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Ceremonial exchange; Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs
    • Format: image
  9. Mortuary ceremony: women arrange fiber skirt valuables for exchange

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Ceremonial exchange; Mourning customs; Clothing and dress; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  10. Adolescent girl is beautified, wearing short fiber skirt, armbands, large turtle shell earrings, flower garlands, shell necklaces

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Jewelry; Clothing and dress; Women; Trobriand Islanders; Courtship; Teenagers
    • Format: image
  11. Adolescent girl is beautified, wearing armbands, large turtle shell earrings, flower garlands, and shell necklaces

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Teenagers; Trobriand Islanders; Courtship; Jewelry; Women
    • Format: image
  12. Adolescent girl is beautified, wearing armbands, large turtle shell earrings, flower garlands, and shell necklaces

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders; Courtship; Women; Teenagers; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  13. Weaving: smiling woman attaches dyed banana fibers to a cord wrapped around her foot, creating a colorful skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Clothing and dress; Weaving; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  14. Weaving: woman makes colorful skirt from dyed banana fibers, tying them to cord held around her waist and foot

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Weaving; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  15. Weaving: woman makes colorful skirt from dyed banana fibers, tying them to cord stretched between her waist and foot

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Trobriand Islanders; Clothing and dress; Weaving
    • Format: image
  16. Weaving: woman makes colorful skirt from banana fibers

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Weaving; Women; Clothing and dress
    • Format: image
  17. Woman displays decorated fiber skirt valuable, she wears two-tiered long fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Clothing and dress; Women; Weaving
    • Format: image
  18. Dance: children wear short grass skirts, shell valuables, and feather headdresses, carry flattened pandanus leaves

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Children; Clothing and dress; Dance; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  19. Dance: children with painted faces and shell necklaces observe a dance

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Clothing and dress; Dance; Jewelry; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  20. Dance: children wear short grass skirts, shell necklaces, and feather headdresses, carry flattened pandanus leaves

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Jewelry; Children; Dance; Clothing and dress; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image