Objects
Needle. Chinese
Needle. Chinese
Title
Needle
Ethnic groups
Chinese
Territory
Primorsky Oblast, Ussuri Krai, river Takema
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors
Museum of the Peoples of the USSR
Material
Dimensions
length 21.0; width 1.5
Number
РЭМ 8761-11161
Annotation
Wooden plate pointed on one end, with a slit and a latch. There is an indentation on the heel end. . The needle is for weaving nets for sable. Sable hunting with special nets was borrowed by the Chinese from local peoples (the Nanais, Orochi, Udege) in the early 20th century.