- Museum number
Photograph (colour), Mbowamb men near Ogolbeng (Lutheran Mission Station), near Mount Hagen; two men standing out of doors on a dancing ground, one of the men is wearing a head covering, a moka tally stick necklace, an armlet and a fabric and bark loin covering, the other man is wearing a bead necklace and a knitted loin covering with an embroidered bark belt; Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
- September 1978
Height: 30.40 centimetres
Width: 20.30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
This album shows images of New Guinea and New Britain from September and October 1978 taken by Katesa Schlosser before the Goroka show which can be seen in Oc,A24.A26 and after the visit to Agotu which can be seen in Oc,A27.28.
This image was photographed on the 23rd-24th September 1978.
The man wearing the head covering also appears in Oc,A29-43, 46, 47 and 48. The man wearing the bead necklace also appears in Oc,A29-47 and 49.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Katesa Schlosser donated a collection of forty seven albums of photographs from Africa and the Pacific in the 1990s and 2000.
This album was donated in 1999.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: GO 30 (Photographic series number)
Miscellaneous number: GO 31 (Photographic series number)