The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Chief (Ang) of Chi. He wears a cane helmet with hornbill feathers and boar's tusks, and ear-ornaments of conch-shell, tasselled with feathers; both these articles of dress are the insignia of head-takers. Konyak, Chi village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Chi
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: 172/JPM/JPM