Profile portrait of Pangchonglia

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'Pangchonglia of the Mongsen group wears the characteristic ear ornaments tongbang which are made of polished crystal or glass. Her necklaces are of large cornelian beads and trumped shaped brass part. Her hair style shows she is of the Mongsen group, as the hair knot is bound up with white thread. She was married to Lamu who was probably on Mills' staff.'

Access Information



Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Ao Naga

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by J.P. Mills