The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Woman's grave situated outside a dwelling house and fenced in with bamboo; after burial the basket and spinning and weaving utensils of the deceased are placed on the grave together with a diamond-shaped frame on which different coloured threads are stretched. Western Angami, Kohima village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Angami <Western
location: Kohima
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: 107/JPM/JPM
seealso: Hutton, Angami Nagas, pp. 227-228