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 from Joboka wearing a cane hat decorated with boars' tusks, a carved head dyed red on his chest, the trophy acquired when Joboka took nineteen heads from Yannyu
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Oting Joboka Yannyu
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 9.10.19366.1936-5.1937
refnum: 35mm negatives29/1
person: private collection