The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Hat of light cane-work with pig-bristle crest and a chaplet round the top of dyed goat's hair. The skull and upper beak of a hornbill is affixed in front underside up; also hornbill feathers and two small boar tusks. From Hakchang, a Chang village largely with Konyak customs.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: ChangKonyak
location: Hakchang
size:15cm (height of cap)
ethnicgroup: Chang
location: Hakchang
refnum: 4:216
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 1923
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1923.85.310
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated