Objects
Shaman Sanak Seyanov's tambourine. Altai: Tubalar
Shaman Sanak Seyanov's tambourine. Altai: Tubalar
Title
Shaman Sanak Seyanov's tambourine
Ethnic groups
Altai: Tubalar
Territory
North-East Altay, Teletsk Lake and Biya River
Date
first quarter of the 20th century
Collectors-person
Glukhov A.N.
Material
Wood; paint; leather: leather; metal: brass; cloth; metal: iron
Dimensions
d 72.0
Corpus
Peoples of Siberia and Far East
Number
РЭМ 4332-128
Annotation
The handle in the form of an anthropomorphic image symbolized the patron spirit of the shaman, the ribbons are hung in gratitude for the successful ritual. The drawings on the inner and outer sides of the tire (membrane) represent symbolic images of the worlds with their inhabitants: stars, rainbows, clouds, taiga; moon and month, Master of the sea and taiga, archery shaman; a deer and a female deer with a cub, a wild goat with a female and a kid.