The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, 1936-1937

caption: head-takers' dance at Wakching
caption: man carrying an enormous dao made of wood and painted black and white
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 19.12.19366.1936-5.1937
refnum: 53/18-36; 54/1-1335mm negatives
person: private collection