Objects
Shaman's headdress. Evenks
Shaman's headdress. Evenks
Title
Shaman's headdress
Ethnic groups
Evenks
Territory
East Siberia, Yenisei Guberniya, Yenisei Uyezd
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Rubrics
Costume
Material
Metal: iron
Dimensions
height 24.0; d 22.0 x 17.0
Corpus
Peoples of Siberia and Far East
Number
РЭМ 5589-39
Annotation
The presence of a metal headdress (crown) in the costume indicates the strength of the shaman, who is able to communicate with the deities and spirits of the three worlds during the ritual.