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: the only 'heathen' gaonbura in traditional dress with a cowrie-shell decorated 'apron', standing outside a morung with a full-sized wooden figure in the background, at Yongyimsen
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Ao
location: Yongyimsen
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 19.7.19366.1936-5.1937
refnum: 35mm negatives19/3
person: private collection