Dublin Core




Dr. O. W. Hampton


Tracing Patterns Foundation

Collection Items

Men and women in the field castrating a pig
A Dani woman carries a pig on her shoulder and several men hold the pig and performing castration.

Men and women at the village castrating a pig
A group of Dani men and women gather at the village to perform castration of a pig and cut its ears for medical purposes

Male shaman healing a pig
A Yali shaman in very high remote areas heals a pig with his hands. He wears a hoop skirt and armbands.

Woman treating a pig with ash
A Yali woman is smearing ash on a pig. The ash was kept on the banana leaf on the ground. She is wearing a short fiber skirt, head net, and spider web necklace with beads.
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