The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs by J.H. Hutton

caption: Konyak - enemy heads in Shakchi morung [enemy heads decorated with buffalo horns in the morung at Shakchi]
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Shakchi
date: 25.11.1926
person: Hutton/ J.H.
date: 1924-1928
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: JH.12.56
seealso: JRAI v. LVIII, 1928, Hutton, 'The Significance of Headhunting in Assam'
note: captions to the negatives sometimes vary from captions to the plates used in books. The latter is put within square brackets. The dates refer to visits mentioned in Hutton's Tour Diaries.