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Elota with pork
Keesing, Roger M., 1935-1993
Date Created and/or Issued
October 1969
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UC San Diego, Special Collections and Archives
Roger M. Keesing Collection
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Heirs of Roger M. Keesing
"The most prominent feastgiver of his era carves a pig at his mortuary feast." Note obi wristband that marks him as one of the givers of this feast. In the bag on his back is a pandanus mode umbrella/sleeping mat.
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 6, Item 16.
[Title, Date]. Roger Keesing Papers. MSS 427. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego. [Digital Object URL]
Mortuary feasts
Kwaio (Solomon Islands people)
Malaita (Solomon Islands)
Solomon Islands
Pacific Islands
Elota, 1908-1973
Malaita (Solomon Islands)
Solomon Islands
Pacific Islands

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