The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Girl's basket, conical, made of closely interwoven strips of buff-coloured reed, strengthened by 5 vertical pieces and a rim of whole stems. A carrying strap made of split cane is attached by being passed through 9 loops appended to the vertical stems.
medium: artefacts
size:h. 35cm
ethnicgroup: [not known]
refnum: 3:5
person: Foster/ Dr. J.M.
form: gift
person: Museum of Mankind, London
date: 1872
refnum: 8318
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated