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 wearing conch-shell ear-ornaments, necklet of double boar's tusks, an apron decorated with cowrie shells and a brass disk ornament. His wide plaited cane belt is studded with a design in white seeds. 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: 191/JPM/JPM