The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Man in (now obsolete) armour, consisting of raw hide body and belt (apfu khekong), and raw hide calf leggings (amezong khekong) and cane helmet (ayi whang): he carries a long headed spear and a dao. Western Rengma (Northern section).
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Rengma <Western
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: 70/JPM/JPM
seealso: Mills, Rengma Nagas, p.41