The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Young man's set of wristlets, worn only during a year when the village has taken a head (they are discarded at the New Year till another head is taken). They are attached to a truncated cone of spathe; red dyed cane rings, flat basketry ring, 2 straw rings, pale blue, red and white wristlet.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Konyak <S.W.
location: Choha
size:13cm (h)
ethnicgroup: Konyak (S.W.)
location: Choha
refnum: 4:14
person: Mills/ J.P.
date: 21.2.1934
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1928.69.1735
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated