35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); five men inside the Geru house at Kombulno ceremonial ground preparing the brightly painted Geru boards which will be worn at the height of the Pig Festival a week later.The Geru house entrance, on the right, has been ceremonially blocked with slanted poles (only partially visible) marking the fact that ritual activity is taking place. Photograph taken January 5th 1980, Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea.
- Production date
- February 1980
Height: 2.40 centimetres (image)
Height: 5 centimetres (mount)
Width: 3.60 centimetres (image)
Width: 5 centimetres (mount)
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Photographs taken on during fieldwork to the Waghi Valley, Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea between May 1979 and August 1981.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 42.12 FEB80M4 (O'Hanlon Number)