A woman from the Northern Province of Papua New Guinea. Traditional initiation of young women still occurs in this beautiful part of PNG, where women undergo the painful tattooing of their entire face with tribal patterns. #PapuaNewGuinea #tattoo #tribal פפואה גינאה החדשה www.papua-by-raz.co.il/papua
Papua New Guinea ~ Kilenge and Mandok | Collection of turtle armbands; with incised geometric decoration and lime filled, two with pierced decoration of fish and birds, the largest 13.2cm long | 1'500£ ~ sold (Feb '15)
Art Nouveau leather, gold and gem-set ladies evening purse Lacloche Frs. c1905 Frs. Lacloche The detailed leather bag designed as an Owl with textured detailing back and front and set with banded agate-eyes within a ruby surround and diamond-set beak and claws
The Papua New Guinea (PNG) national dress is called 'meri blaus' in the local pidgin: Tok-pisin. It has been worn for many years by women in PNG. You can wear a meri blaus with a 'laplap' or sarong or a long skirt. #PapuaNewGuinea
Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea is a country in Oceania which has a cultural diversity absurd. To get an idea, even though a small country, Papua New Guinea is the country with the most widely spoken languages, about 850 (according to wikipedia). By being in a place a well inhospitable and inaccessible, much of the culture remains latent throughout the country. There are some pictures of curious inhabitants of Papua New Guinea.