The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: View of Khonoma village: in the background is a stone-built clan "fort" (dahu) - "a more or less rectangular pyramidal building which the clan can use a coign of vantage in a riot with another clan" (JHH). Western Angami, Khonoma village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Angami <Western
location: Khonoma
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: 129/JPM/JPM
seealso: Hutton, "The Use of Stone in the Naga Hills", JRAI, vol. LVI, 1926, p.74