Fiji's Treasured Culture: Highlighting the collections of Museum Victoria

TOPIC: Historical (photographs)

These images show Fijian artefacts in use, adding cultural and historical meaning to the objects presented. They were selected from the impressive collection of the Fiji Museum, which holds historical photographs, glass plate negatives and lantern slides donated by the families of early settlers, colonists, government officials and individuals.

Historical (photographs)

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Human Teeth Necklace
Human teeth

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Illustration of a Fijian sailing Canoe
Sketch - Fijian sailing canoe

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Photograph of a Man with a Fly whisk
Man with fly whisk

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Man wearing whale tooth necklace
Man Wearing Whale Tooth Necklace

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Illustration of Warriors taking bodies from a battle field
Cannibalism

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Illustration of Chief Cakobau reclining
Ratu Cakobau

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Illustration of Chief Natuacolo
Natuacolo, the Tui Nadrau

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Photograph of Bark cloth production
'Masi' decoration

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