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  1. Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning, uses a mortar and pestle to prepare betel nut (areca)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Betel nut; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  2. Carving: older man uses an adze with traditional handle and metal blade to shape a piece of wood

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Men; Trobriand Islanders; Wood-carving
    • Format: image
  3. Girl leans on a house support

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Portraits; Trobriand Islanders; Children
    • Format: image
  4. Smiling boy beside a house

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Portraits; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  5. Carving: older man uses an adze with metal blade to shape a piece of wood

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Men; Trobriand Islanders; Wood-carving
    • Format: image
  6. Carving: older man uses an adze with metal blade to shape a piece of wood

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Men; Wood-carving
    • Format: image
  7. Weaving: Bomtavau, her head shaved in mourning, twists banana leaf fibers for skirt making

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Weaving; Women
    • Format: image
  8. Weaving: Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning, twists banana leaf fibers for skirt making

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Weaving; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  9. Fishing net weighted with shells, net hangs from a house, alongside ears of red corn

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Fishing; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  10. Weaving: Bomtavau, her head shaved in mourning, displays long skirt made of banana leaf fibers

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Women; Mourning customs; Weaving
    • Format: image
  11. Bomtavau with head shaved, wearing long fiber skirt and mourning necklace (which may hold fingernails or other relics of the deceased)

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Mourning customs; Trobriand Islanders; Jewelry; Women
    • Format: image
  12. 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
  13. Bomtavau, her head shaved as a sign of mourning

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Trobriand Islanders; Mourning customs; Women
    • Format: image
  14. Boy on a veranda

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Portraits; Children; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  15. Infant being bathed in a basin

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Infants; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  16. Child bathes an infant in basin, woman smokes in the background

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Children; Smoking; Infants; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  17. Child bathes an infant in basin, woman smokes in the background

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Children; Smoking; Infants; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  18. Weaving: Bomtavau plaits banana leaf fibers for a skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1975-1976
    • Topic: Weaving; Women; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image
  19. Weaving: Bomtavau twists banana leaf fibers for making a fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Dona; Hutchins, Edwin
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Weaving; Trobriand Islanders; Women
    • Format: image
  20. Weaving: Bomtavau prepares banana leaf fibers for making a fiber skirt

    • Collection: Edwin Hutchins and Dona Hutchins Collection
    • Name: Hutchins, Edwin; Hutchins, Dona
    • Date: 1976
    • Topic: Women; Weaving; Trobriand Islanders
    • Format: image