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Samoans wearing local head-dress

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Collection Gamble [Stace Collection]
Description Stace Collection - Samoa, people in local dress.

noted on back of photograph: "The headdress - "tuiga" in Samoan - may be worn only by certain specially chosen men and girls. If any unauthorised person presumes to put it on there is serious trouble"
Year Range from 1918
Year range to 1918
Object ID 2009.135.0146
Object Name Photograph
People Stace
Place Samoa
Title Samoans wearing local head-dress
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014