The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Man in full dress (back view) wearing tail of human hair attached to his dart (panji) basket and an "enemy's teeth" breastplate (khaptang) across the back of the shoulders. Ao, Mokongtsu village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Ao
location: Mokongtsu
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: 34/JPM/JPM
seealso: Mills, Ao Nagas, pp.34-54