Manners and Customs (General)

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Groups include: line of Orangerie girls in traditional dress. People include: profile portrait of man with elongated earlobes and comb in hair; full length outdoor portrait of man, captioned "Conceit"; various portraits of men and women in traditional dress including "Two dandies from Motumotu"; Yule Island boy on walkabout for wife, bound around stomach to denote small appetite, wife will not have to work hard to feed him. Activities include: woman enacting ritual. Also includes: drying human head; dancing mask; decorated skull, from Rev Thomas William Ingram at Port Moresby; "Smoking human remains" [artificial].

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