The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Warrior's cloth embroidered with squares and red-dyed dog's hair and decorated with large circles of cowries, with tassel (Sangtam type) at one corner of wood covered with coix seeds, fringes of hair and strings each tipped with a half coix seed or green elytra of a buprestid beetle. This corner of the cloth is thrown over the left shoulder. [three strips.] Yimtsungr
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Yimtsungr
size:150 x 115cm
ethnicgroup: Yimtsungr
refnum: 5:135
person: Hutton/ J.H.
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
date: 1924
refnum: 1923.85.257
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated