The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Forked post set up to commemorate the performance of Feasts of Merit. It is carved from a single block of wood and is decorated with a representation of a phallus. Southern Sangtam, Yisi village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Sangtam <Southern
location: Phozami (Yisi)
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: 1198/SOAS/JPM