The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Dwelling house built with plaited bamboo walls and grass thatched roof. The house-gable is decorated with the insignia gained by donors of a feast of merit - house-horns, bamboo tassels and carved representations of birds. In front are seated the house-owner and his wife. Sema.
medium: photographs
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: 89/JPM/JPM
seealso: Hutton, Sema Nagas, pp.38, 227 et seq.