The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Log drum with one end carved in the form of a buffalo's head on whose tongue a human face has been carved; this drum was photographed standing in the open while the drum-house was being repaired. Ao, Longsa village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Ao
location: Longsa
person: Mills/ J.P.
date: 1918-1945
note: documentation based on catalogue by Betty von Furer-Haimendorf unless uncatalogued, in which case text within square brackets
person: School of Oriental and African Studies, London
refnum: 33/JPM/JPM
seealso: Mills, Ao Nagas, pp.77-78, 76 (illus.)