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Reading the skin : adornment, display and society among the Wahgi / Michael O'Hanlon
Bib ID 2098205
Format BookBook
Author
O'Hanlon, Michael
 
Description London : British Museum, 1989 
164 p., [16] p. of col. plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0714115967
Notes

Papua New Guinea. Highlands. Wahgi. Cultural processes (BNB/PRECIS)

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 153-156.

In English with some North Wahgi

Subjects Ethnology -- Papua New Guinea -- Wahgi River Region.  |  Clothing and dress -- Papua New Guinea.  |  North Wahgi language -- Texts.  |  Wahgi (Papua New Guinean people) -- Clothing.  |  Wahgi (Papua New Guinean people) -- Rites and ceremonies.  |  Wahgi (Papua New Guinean people) -- Social life and customs.  |  Wahgi River Region (Papua New Guinea) -- Social life and customs.  |  Wahgi River Region (Papua New Guinea) -- Costume.

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