photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
- Series: J M Booth
Photograph (black and white) from an album; a group of men gathered outdoors for a fire walking ceremony; one group of men dressed with headbands of plant material and plant material garlands, and skirts, tend a fire which has rocks on top, they are tending the fire with long poles; another group of men dressed in white cloth shirts and cloth wraps around their waists stand in the background; Beqa, Fiji.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 7.80 centimetres (image)
Height: 26.60 centimetres (mount)
Width: 10.20 centimetres (image)
Width: 36.60 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Related images: Oc,A66.288 through 300 are all depictions of a fire walking ceremony on Beqa.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- This Album is part of a collection from Oceania and Asia by Booth, consisting of 6 albums, three in Oceania and three in Asia, and a number of loose prints, likewise, from both Oceania and Asia.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 78 (album page number)