[The five belum [bilum / blum] notebooks of Stephen Morris (noted as BNB in Sarawak Museum journal special monograph no. 9 (1997) with accompanying notes and photographs supplied by Beatrice Clayre].

By: Morris, H Stephen
Contributor(s): Clayre, Beatrice
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Manuscript Manuscript British Museum Africa Oceania and the Americas Manuscripts KXD [MOR-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Not for loan M35373
Total holds: 0

Deposit contains: Stephen Morris's belum notebooks and notes made by him on belum; Packet containing photocopy of Morris's original catalogue of belum, photocopy of catalogue of belum rearranged by Beatrice Clayre and photocopies of photographs of belum in British Museum Morris Collection; 2 packets of notes (1 with photos.) on belum in Sarawak Museum, 1996; Notes on Belum in Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford (written up by Beatrice Clayre and Julia Nicholson - paper submitted to Sarawak museum journal for publication in 1999); Inventory of dakan (mukah); List of bilum described and carved in Oya villages for H.S. Morris; Annotated photocopy of "Some aspects of spirit worship amongst the Milano of Sarawak (JRAI 38 1908, p. 388-408) and other photocopied pages; Print-out of BM belum items. Photographic material: Melanau photographs; Bilum masks and other material from Sarawak; Sa'ban (2 photos.); HSM photographs; Computer enhanced photographs of belum in Morris Collection by Jenny Stephens.