The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Soul effigies and grave goods placed under pipal tree in which corpse platforms are placed for exposure: grave goods consist of food and rice beer all of which are intended for use of deceased's spirit in the next world. Konyak, Totok village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Totok
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: 1078/SOAS/JPM