ISLANDERS ALSO FOUND NEW MARKETS FOR HUMAN SKULLS THAT WERE, IN MANY AREAS, PART OF TRADITIONAL RELIGIOUS PRACTICES. [SEE "MORE IMAGES" BELOW FOR COMPLETE CAPTION]
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Online Reference Number: 2-0078
Original Image Source: Anonymous
Location: Sansapor, Irian Jaya (Dutch New Guinea)
Document Type: Black & White Photograph
Category: Barter/Pay/Employ, Irian Jaya (Dutch New Guinea), "Natives", Skulls/Heads, Unidentified Persons
Date: Circa 1944-09
Date Details: September or October 1944
Physical Collection: "Island Encounters" photograph collection.
Image record edited by Alan Vandermyden at 2012-02-28 16:18:49
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