Gourds with "horns of increase"

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'Gourds with "horns" displayed on poles. The "horns of increase" probably refer to the fact that the taking of heads is held to increase the fertility of the village's crops and its women. See also, PP MS 58 image number P.083 and P.084'

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Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Yimchungru Naga

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

Conditions Governing Use

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