35mm slide (photographic)(colour)
- Museum number
Slide (colour); a group of people from Warapu and Sissano, standing and seated in a clearing surrounded by trees, some wearing dance costumes, some wearing western-style clothing, all gathered for the 10th anniversary of the West Sepik Provincial Government; Sissano, Papua New Guinea.
35mm slide, polyester
- Production date
Height: 2.20 centimetres (image)
Height: 5 centimetres (mount)
Width: 3.40 centimetres (image)
Width: 5 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Context: Maria Wronska-Friend fieldwork images, from an expedition in 1992.
Related images: Oc,F.T.6105 through 6250 are all from the same fieldwork trip.
Notes: PicDoc 140 has a list that corresponds to this slide, the title of the document reads "LIST OF SLIDES ACCOMPANYING COLLECTION FROM THE SISSANO AREA"; with a sub-heading "X TRADITIONAL DRESS AND CEREMONIES"; the entry for this slide reads: "Warapu and Sissano people dressed for the 10th Anniversary of the West Sepik Provincial Government; Sissano station."
Related objects: this collection of slides relates to objects in the BM collection Oc1992,01.1 - 245.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: Maria Wronska-friend Expedition to Papua New Guinea, Sissano Area 1992
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 138 (Wronska-Friend number)