The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: A pair of wrist ornaments of dyed split cane and dendrobium. Worn by the Changs, made by Kalyo-Kengyu. Chevron pattern.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Kalyo-KengyuChang
ethnicgroup: Kalyo-Kengyu
refnum: 2:68
person: Butler/ Capt. John
date: 1869-1875
ethnicgroup: Chang
form: giftfrom Cotton, S.H.
person: University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge
date: 1919
refnum: 19.103.25-26
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated
note: [Not a pair. The weaving of the wristlet on the right is much finer; the two are different shades of red. Both are very supple, in good condition.]