The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf notebook nine

caption: tributes to the Ang
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Chingtang (Chintang)
date: 28.10.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 29.10.1936-24.3.1937
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: The Chingtang Ang gets:
one pig of every litter
one hind-leg of all animals killed at the rebuilding of a house or morung, or for illness
one small piece of meat of every animal killed at Oulingbu
free labour on his fields
some taro
one hind-leg of every animal killed in hunting (whether by one single man or by many)
some split bamboo for baskets from every house