Browse Items (21 total)

  • Collection: Melanesia

Canoe Prow, Northern New Ireland & Canoe Prow Ornament, Solomon Islands.pdf
Wood, inlaid, Kesoko, ocean, sea, spirit, Musumusu, Nguzunguzu, pearl shell, pigment, indigenous materials

Canoe Prow, Western New Guinea & Canoe Figurehead, Solomon Islands.pdf
Canoe, Totems, Water, Wood, Spiritual, Artists

Ceremonial Board, Papua New Guinea & Yipwon Spirit Figure, Papua New Guinea.pdf
Abstract, Figure, Sacrifice, Ancestors, Spirits, Impermanence

Currency Roll, Santa Cruz & Flute, Vanuatu.pdf
Indigenous commerce, trading, specialization, ethnic groups

Dance Headdress, New Britain & Mask, New Britain.pdf
Dance, Mask, Headdress, Community, Change, Tradition, Cultural Exchange

Feast Bowl, Admiralty Islands & Malangan Mask, New Ireland.pdf
Impermanence, Social Relationships, Funerary Traditions and Rituals, Memory

Figure, New Ireland & Funerary Carving, New Ireland.pdf
Figure, Fertility, Funerary Carving, Funeral, Image Banks, Social Interaction, Masculinity, Age Grade, Destruction, Reuse

Funerary Carving, New Ireland & Ritual Board, Siane People of Papua New Guinea.pdf
malagan, wenena gerua, fertility, indigenous materials, ritual, ceremony, celebration, ancestor, life cycle

Funerary Carving, Northern New Ireland & Skull Mask, New Britain.pdf
Mask, Carving, Memory, Death, Ancestors, Spirits, Relics, Malangan, Initiation Ceremonies

Mai Mask, Papua New Guinea (Iatmul) & Mai Mask, Papua New Guinea (Sawos).pdf
trade networks, social networks, materials, mai, ritual
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