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 pouring water over himself from a large chunga, according to custom washing off the blood of battle
medium: photographs
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Kongan
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 24.12.19366.1936-5.1937
refnum: 35mm negatives55/10-11 (reversed)
person: private collection