The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Hemispherical helmet of brown split cane twill with a crest of black bristle and ornamented 'horn' plate with black hair plume. In front a centrally cusped crescent of brass. Given by Kanki, Shakji village, Chaokik.
medium: artefacts
person: Kanki/ of Shakji
ethnicgroup: Chaokik
location: Shakchi (Shakji)
size:15.5cm (height of cap)
ethnicgroup: Chaokik
location: Shakchi (Shakji)
refnum: 4:222
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 25.11.1926
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1923.85.930
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated