ngyogon (Bag)

About this object

History of use

Bag such as this one were used throughout Arunachal Pradesh to carry personal belongings such as knives, pipes, food, etc. Bags are worn on the shoulder or around the neck, at the front or the back.

Cultural context


Physical description

A square yellow cotton shoulder bag with an overall woven geometric design consisting of red and green four-squared cross-like shapes that have yellow centres. Plain yellow shoulder strap.