The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Spoon of white wood for rice beer. The bowl is round and saucer-like with a small foot: the handle carved in curious curves. Flat on the top and ridged beneath with flat edges. At the end of the handle is a kite-shaped projection (?bird's crest: end of handle is said to represent a bird's head). Pattern is said to be modern. Western Angami, Kohima village.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Angami <Western
location: Kohima
ethnicgroup: Angami (Western)
location: Kohima
refnum: 6:52
person: Mills/ J.P.
date: 1.1931
form: gift
person: Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
refnum: 1928.69.1505
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated