The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga notebook four

caption: gifts to Ang
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Shiong
date: 12.9.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 14.8.1936-5.1937
refnum: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
note: [konyak] means text omitted
text: The Ang of Shiong receives one pig of every litter, he gets from every killed game the head and one hind leg. Of every mithan, buffalo, cow and pig killed he receives. When the villagers go fishing they give the Ang one big fish, and they cultivate his fields.