The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript notes made by W.G. Archer between 1946 & 1948, and miscellaneous papers and letters

caption: grave effigies
medium: notes
keywords: head-taking
ethnicgroup: Angami <Eastern
location: Pfutsero
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 9:7
text: E. Angami. Pfutsero. No warrior's effigies because it is 70 years since head-taking was stopped. Of recent years no warriors who were entitled to effigies - no heads, no effigy.