The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Replica of a bone hoe, kezur. Used by poor families who could not afford iron hoe from the local blacksmiths, and from which iron hoe may well be derived. Made by a woman of over 90 in Kohima and who remembered when they were in use. Angami [and others].
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Angami
location: Kohima
size:37.5cm (length of haft)
location: Kohima
refnum: 4:232
person: Stonor/ Charles
date: 1949
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1967.18.13
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated