The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: At harvest time offerings of rice beer and grain contained in gourds and bamboo receptacles are hung up on poles set up outside the houses of those who died during the previous year. Southern Sangtam, Akhwegwo village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Sangtam <Southern
location: Primi (Akhwegwo)
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: 161/SOAS/JPM