The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black and white photographs taken by Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, 1936-1937

caption: man of Kongnyu village wearing tight belt and small blue apron, with a headhunters ornamental head on his neck, and two human figures tattooed on his chest, holding a spear
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Kongnyu (Kongan)
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 7.7.19366.1936-5.1937
refnum: 35mm negatives16/39,1
person: private collection