The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by J.P. Mills

caption: Man carrying obsolete type axe-shaped dao. He wears cropped hair, waist-string, small dark-blue cloth apron, decorated with cowrie shells and brass circular ornaments, necklaces of beads and cowrie shells and a cloth bag slung over one shoulder. Kalyo Kengyu, Pitokhungri village.
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Kalyo Kengyu
location: Pitokhungri
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: 1209/SOAS/JPM