The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Body cloth of black or dark blue with red stripes with cowrie shells. Presumably the wearer had taken heads as well as giving feasts; 'asukeda-pi'. Given to donor by Hetoi, Mar. 1935. Sema. [Four strips.]
medium: artefacts
person: Hetoi
ethnicgroup: Sema
size:150 x 125cm
ethnicgroup: Sema
refnum: 2:174-175
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 3.1935
note: given to him by Hetoi
form: gift
person: University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge
refnum: 47.171
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated