The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Wooden post of morung decorated with elephant tusk motif. (There have been no elephants in the area for an unknown period of time and the animal is only known by tradition.) Southern Sangtam, Shipirr village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Sangtam <Southern
location: Shipirr
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: 1196/SOAS/JPM