35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); one of a sequence of photographs illustrating the process of a Wahgi man (Kinden Kulam) decorating to dance in the Pig Festival. Here Kinden attaches the wings of Rainbow/Fairy Lory or Papuan Lorikeet to the rear of his head-net. He wears a watch loosely on his left wrist as decoration. Photograph taken January 10th 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)
- Curator's comments
- Related information: this photograph was taken in the O'Hanlon's fieldwork house in the Wahgi Valley.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2009 31 July-6 Dec, London, BM, Pacific Portraits
- Acquisition date
- 1982 (circa)
- 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: 43.8 FEB80M6 (O'Hanlon Number)