Painted planks in a Morung

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'Richly carved and painted planks in a Morung. The main pillar features the carving of an elephant, other carvings include snakes, human figures, and hornbills. At the right side of the image the round entrance to the inner room can be seen. According to J.P. Mills this village had never before been visited by Europeans, but they were given a friendly welcome.'

Access Information

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Note

Ethnic group: Naga

Ethnic group: Konyak Naga

Ethnic group: Phom Naga

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by J.P. Mills