Objects
Anthropomorphic image. Nanais
Anthropomorphic image. Nanais
Title
Anthropomorphic image
Ethnic groups
Nanais
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river Ussuri, village Fudzin
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Material
Dimensions
height 14.0; width 6.6
Number
РЭМ 1871-40
Annotation
Dzulen, a shamanic cult object. It is an anthropomorphic wooden figurine, half-length, with short arms, and with an opening gouged inside for fitting onto a stick. Made by the shaman for himself, to be installed near the shaman’s house.