The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Composite helmet; plaited vegetable fibre crown, bamboo brim, bone horns, suspended band of red hair. 'Tangkhul or Konyak' (Mills, J.P.).
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: TangkhulKonyak
size:66cm span
ethnicgroup: TangkhulKonyak
refnum: 3:29
form: gift
person: Museum of Mankind, London
date: 1954
refnum: 1954As7.55
note: from Wellcome collection
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated