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Laete'eboo and bamboo with shell money string on it, first of the mortuary feast; it will go in the ruu ritual bundle for mamu magic
Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
Date Created and/or Issued
between 1963 and 1989
Contributing Institution
UC San Diego, Library, Special Collections and Archives
Roger M. Keesing Photographs
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Heirs of Roger M. Keesing
Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0175 (
This digital image is a surrogate of an item from the Roger M. Keesing Papers (MSS 427) - Roll 59, Item 31.
[Title, Date]. Roger Keesing Papers. MSS 427. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.
Smoking--Solomon Islands
Rites and ceremonies--Solomon Islands
Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
Mortuary feasts
Dwellings--Solomon Islands
Shell money--Solomon Islands
Men--Solomon Islands
Malaita (Solomon Islands)
Malaita (Solomon Islands)

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