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SEARCH RESULTS: TOPIC: Historical (photographs) / OBJECT: Inside a bure kalou at Yalobi Village, located on the island of Waya in the Yasawa Group

Rope made of sinnet Coir sinnet Bi conical roll of sinnet string Inside a Chief's house

Inside a bure kalou at Yalobi Village, located on the island of Waya in the Yasawa Group

Immense quantities of magimagi were used in the construction of this bure belonging to the chief, the Tui Waya. Note the presence of the sacred white cowrie, buli leka.
Reg. Number: P 15.2 53, Fiji Museum
Fiji Museum photograph
Inside of Chief's house
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