Portrait of the chief of Noksan

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'The old chief of Noksan wearing a two row boar's tusk necklace, and a necklace of the inner part of chonch shells. The village of Noksan (Noksang) is mixed of Ao Naga and Chang Naga. The dress of this man suggest that he is a Chang Naga. The photograph was taken in the garden of Mill's bungalow at Mokokchung, where many visitor used to come along.'

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Note

Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Ao Naga

Ethnic group: Chang Naga

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by J.P. Mills