The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Chief of Chingmei drinking rice-beer from a bamboo mug through a bamboo tube. He wears conch-shell ear-ornaments and boar's tusk necklet, ornaments which indicate that he has taken a head. Unadministered Area, Chang, Chingmei village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Chang
location: Chingmei
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: 190/JPM/JPM