The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

black & white photographs taken by Ursula Graham Bower between 1937 and 1946

caption: Smithy, Chingui hill near Chingjaroi village. The furnace is in the centre with the anvil stone close by it; an assistant works the bellows; the smith himself is on the right.
medium: photographs
location: Chingjaroi Hill (Chingui Mt.) Chingjaroi
form: 35mm negatives
person: Graham Bower/ Ursula
date: 22.2.1939
note: information based on catalogue compiled by photographer unless in square brackets
person: Pitt Rivers Museum Archive, Oxford
refnum: BT NO 1043
seealso: Hodson, Naga Tribes of Manipur, p.45-7