The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

colour photographs of Naga artefacts from various sources

caption: Brass box for storing lime, decorated with lozenge and rope-work patterns. Attached to lugs on each half are rings of brass wire, which are tied to a hammock-shaped band of beads. At the end of this are two iron spatulae. Konyak.
medium: artefacts
ethnicgroup: Konyak
size:7.5cm (box)
refnum: 6:137
person: [not known]
form: gift
person: Manchester Museum
refnum: T.1662
note: descriptions derived from original source material unless in square brackets or otherwise stated