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: field rest house at Jakhama village
caption: gate of Viyema khel
medium: notes
person: Viyema khel
location: Zhakhama (Jakhama)
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 12:11
text: Jakhama. Field rest house - new one made in 1945 - wood with tin roof made 2 years ago by Viyema khel - a stone states Rs. 500 but can be used by all - the one illustrated in Hutton destroyed SKETCH
text: Gate - Viyema Khel - rows of breasts at top heads - sun, shields, spear, 2 warriors each holding a head, big mithan horns