The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Skirt of the wife of a man who has given full series of feasts of merit, of two pieces of small cloth sewn together, white and blue. Lines of quadruple dots in blue part indicating number of cattle killed at final feast. Ornamented with short cross lines of red-centred yellow orchid stem. Naked Rengma, Sohenyu village.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Rengma <Naked
location: Sohemi (Sohenyu)
size:96 x 41cm
ethnicgroup: Rengma (Naked)
location: Sohemi (Sohenyu)
refnum: 5:128
person: Mills/ J.P.
date: 18.4.1931
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1928.69.1434
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated