The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Rich woman's skirt - the only garment worn (except a blanket when cold). Narrow strip of woven cotton, with thin lines of pink, blue and khaki. One end is ornamented with a panel of sewn patterns in coloured wools, of exceptional detail and excellence. 3 rupees. Konyak, Shiong village.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Shiong
size:110 x 12.5 (width of patterned area)cm
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Shiong
refnum: 5:113
person: Balfour
date: 1922
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1953.10.31
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated