Image: Tufi Government Station, Oro Province PNG

Tufi Government Station, Oro Province PNG

"Large Gathering of Natives at Gov.St., Tufi, King's Birthday, 1902." Handwritten caption by Percy Money. Large group of people in front of buildings; some men are wearing feather headdresses and body ornaments; a large bullseye and human figure painted on large cloths are hung from posts. Page 11 of Percy Money photograph Album 1, AMS328/1/11.
 

Photographer:
Percy J Money
Rights:
© Courtesy of the Australian Museum

Notes

This image is from an album of photographs taken by Percy Money during his residence in Wanigela, Collingwood Bay in the early 1900's, which includes Money's handwritten captions and decorations.

 

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