Elderly Konyak head-hunter with three companions

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'An elderly Konyak head-hunter with three companions. His cane hat is decorated with boar's tusks and a pair of horns. From them, and from his ear ornaments, dangle long tassels of human hair. His chest ornament of a model human head and the head-taker's basket on his left hip demonstrate his head-hunter status.'

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Note

Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Konyak Naga

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

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