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Decorated children with short skirts (doba) and flattened dried pandanus leaves (bisila) prepare for the Rogaewa circle dance (wosimwaya). Adult standing among the children is Motabasi. Digital Library Development Program, UC San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0175 (http://libraries.ucsd.edu/about/digital-library/) Private collection of E. Hutchins, Sleeve 17, Slide 5
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Body marking Children Clothing and dress Women Men Dance Trobriand Islanders Trobriand Islands (Papua New Guinea) Milne Bay Province (Papua New Guinea)
Trobriand Islands (Papua New Guinea) Milne Bay Province (Papua New Guinea)