Harold and Mary Cohen : The Papua New Guinea Slide Collection
Object ID:
6.01.0706.HMC
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Description:
Fully dressed for the sing sing, the girls of Kitava wear the traditional short skirt made of dried grasses that are dyed with either trade store or traditional coloring from the juice of the fruit of the pandanus palm. Their red headbands are covered with a halo of fresh flowers. Male students look on.



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