KONO; Manufacture of the closely-woven "Buka" or "Buin" basketware
Envelope: PHOTOS FOR USE IN "Boug: a personal history and Black Islanders"; Note on back: "KONO: Manufacture of the closely-woven "Buka" or "Buin" basketware is an exclusively-male handicraft practiced throughout sourhtern Bougainville. Basketware is for daily use as well as the lucrative tourist trade. Styles and patterns vary between villages, and individual "signatures" of different weavers are recognized by the local people."
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Photos for use in Boug (Photocopy Notes Inside) (DO 0937-DO 0968)