The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: corselet of palm-spathe plated with brass attached round the waist expanding into a wide plate with truncated points edged with cowries at top and bottom. Between them the metal is patterned with a roughly incised band of lozenges, three in a line, representing the inlay of [] shaped brass plates of the older specimens.
medium: artefacts
size:max.h. 28cm
refnum: 4:87
person: Hutton/ J.H.
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
date: 1931
refnum: 1923.85.803
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated