Portrait of a Yongimsen girl

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'A young Ao girl of the Chongli group (black hair band), wearing spiral brass head ornaments also fixed at the ear (yongmen, therefore of Pongen or lungkam clan) and rolled cotton cloth as ear ornaments, as well as some strings of carnelian beads as necklace.'

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Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Ao Naga

Yaongyimsen is alternatively known as Yongyimsen and Yongimsen

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

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Copyright held by J.P. Mills