The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Jews harp of bamboo with one end attached to a cane cylinder worn in the ear: used by both sexes. At the other end is the jerking string with a bunch of bamboo shavings tied to the end. The edges of the bamboo are serrated. The tongue is weighted with wax. Konyak, Chi village.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Chi
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Chi
refnum: 5:228
person: Hutton/ J.H.Mills/ J.P.
date: 22.10.1923
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1923.35.307
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated