The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Small carved wooden group (cut from one block) representing a man and woman copulating in a squatting position. Hair and eyebrows in black, figures coloured pink all over. Woman faces over her right shoulder and has a necklace of small red cylindrical beads. Man wears red wool ear ornaments and a wooden hair-piece hair wrapped in red cloth. Konyak.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Konyak
ethnicgroup: Konyak
refnum: 5:152
person: Hutton/ J.H.
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
date: 1935
refnum: 1923.85.969
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated