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A young man of the Konyak Naga tribe, India, holding a human head. Photograph.

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1900-1999

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Description

Wears elaborate head-dress and has extensive scarification on chest

Lettering

Konyak head-hunter with captured head

Publication/Creation

1900-1999

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 18.2 x 12.7 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 663208i

Creator/production credits

Photograph possibly by Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf, ca. 1937?

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Language

  • English


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