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: gates of Puchatsuma khel, Kohima
medium: notes
person: Puchatsuma khel
location: Kohima
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 12:54
text: Kohima. Puchatsuma Khel.
text: A huge lowering gate
text: SKETCH
text: horns empty, the warrior standing at their top - horns black and white, background pale crimson, suns with staring white rims.
text: SKETCH
text: the chiselled lines - great empty horns - tiny warrior.
text: SKETCH
text: SKETCH
text: his head one of the rows of heads.