The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Offerings to the dead: at the time of harvest bamboo mugs of rice beer are hung up on poles outside the dwellings of all those who died in the previous year. Southern Sangtam, Yisi village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Sangtam <Southern
location: Phozami (Yisi)
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: 140/JPM/JPM