Glass negative (black and white); a group of Elema people, standing out of doors in front of a thatched roof men's house, all wearing plant fibre skirts, neck ornaments, and nose ornaments, several people are holding hevehe (masks); trees are in the background; Purari Delta, Papua New Guinea.  Photographic process

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Oc,G.N.2003

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Glass negative (black and white); a group of Elema people, standing out of doors in front of a thatched roof men's house, all wearing plant fibre skirts, neck ornaments, and nose ornaments, several people are holding hevehe (masks); trees are in the background; Purari Delta, Papua New Guinea. Photographic process

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  • Glass negative (black and white); a group of Elema people, standing out of doors in front of a thatched roof men's house, all wearing plant fibre skirts, neck ornaments, and nose ornaments, several people are holding hevehe (masks); trees are in the background; Purari Delta, Papua New Guinea.  Photographic process

    Full: Front

  • Glass negative (black and white); a group of Elema people, standing out of doors in front of a thatched roof men's house, all wearing plant fibre skirts, neck ornaments, and nose ornaments, several people are holding hevehe (masks); trees are in the background; Purari Delta, Papua New Guinea.   Photographic process

    Full: Front