35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); a group of men standing in a clearing with three dead pigs for the Pig Ceremony in the middle of the clearing, some of the men are wearing western-style clothing, some are wearing ceremonial costume, comprising of cloth wraps, headdresses and body paint; the pigs have geru boards laid on them; a thatched roof building is in the background; Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea
35mm slide, polyester
- Production date
- January 1980
Height: 2.40 centimetres (image)
Height: 5 centimetres (mount)
Width: 3.60 centimetres (image)
Width: 5 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Michael O'Hanlon's fieldwork images, taken between May 1979 - August 1981, produced for the British Museum.
The title of this box of slides reads: "PAPUA NEW GUINEA WAHGI VALLEY M.O'HANLON"
The information for these slides was copied over from O'Hanlon's field notes in PicDoc138.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Photographs taken during fieldwork to the Wahgi Valley, Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea between May 1979 and August 1981.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 37.25 JAN 80M1 (O'Hanlon Number)