The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Alarm gong made of the inter-node of a large bamboo with terminal projecting handles on the closing nodes. there are two rough bamboo strikers. From a tree-house where a sentry keeps watch over the village gateway to give a warning of hostile raids. Konyak (Chagyik group), Saochu village.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Konyak <Chagyik
location: Saochu
size:45 x 13 (dia.)cm
ethnicgroup: Konyak (Chagyik)
location: Saochu
refnum: 5:227
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 11.1928
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1923.85.499
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated