Detail Photos

An antique shawl from the Chang Naga tribe.  It has rings of cowries surrounding anthropomorphic figures as well as the characteristic weft squares of red dyed hair that is typically described as dog combings.  The shawl itself is cotton prepared on a back strap loom. 

Has a few native repairs that are hardly noticeable. See detail photos.
 

ITEM NAME:   Chang Naga Shawl
ITEM CODE:   HMN-81
PRICE:   Email 
SHIPPING:    
STATUS:   Available
PEOPLE/REGION:   Naga - North east India / Western Burma

MATERIALS:   

Cotton, dog hair, cowries

AGE:   

Circa first half 20th C.

SIZE:   

62" Long
42" wide
 
 

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