The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Morung showing the low round roof carried forward, under the eaves are decorated with bunches of thin bamboo slat and pieces of bamboo spathe cut into a swallow tail form: the centre post is elaborately carved with human and mithan heads. Eastern Rengma Meluri village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Rengma <Eastern
location: Meluri
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: 79/JPM/JPM
seealso: Mills, Rengma Nagas, pp.49-55 (illus. 'Front of Morung: Western Rengma')