Image: Collingwood Bay, Papua New Guinea

Collingwood Bay, Papua New Guinea

Collingwood Bay, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea.

Photographer:
Percy J Money
Rights:
© Australian Museum Archives

Notes

For the people of Collingwood Bay in Oro Province, north-east Papua New Guinea, death was associated with elaborate mourning rituals and the wearing of specific mourning attire.

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