The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Basket on 4 bamboo (stilt-like) legs, with conical lid. Given with badger's tooth amulet and large stone celt [missing]. Mills was assured that if he kept these two artefacts in the basket in his house he would certainly grow rich. Sema, Aochagalimi village.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Sema
location: Aochagalimi
size:30cm (h)
ethnicgroup: Sema
location: Aochagalimi
refnum: 4:233
person: Mills/ J.P.
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
date: 1928
refnum: 1928.69.511
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated