The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Young men in ceremonial dress: the man in the centre wears a cotton-rope head-dress set with a wheel of revolving hornbill feathers, necklaces of cornelian and conch-shell beads. armlets of ivory and a heavy fringed belt over his cotton cloth. Western Angami, Jotsoma village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Angami <Western
location: Jotsoma
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: 127/SOAS/JPM
seealso: Hutton, Angami Nagas, pp.28-33