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: gateways
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching Shiong
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 12:23
text: Konyaks. No gates but Wakching has substantial thatched gateways at all the village entrances. Built on a rocky hill - rocky paths go steeply up - the morung at the edge with covered look-out platforms with airy views.
text: Shiong - similar thatched gateways flanked with tall bamboo fence.