35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); view of a clearing surrounded by trees, a large group of people some wearing western-style clothing, some wearing ceremonial costume made up of feather headdresses and plant fibre loin coverings, are standing in the clearing; dead pigs are in the middle of the clearing, placed around an ond mond (ceremonial buried tree trunk), and a cross; Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea
35mm slide, polyester
- Production date
- March 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: 49.11 MAR 80M6 (O'Hanlon Number)