Objects
Anthropomorphic image (for lucky hunting). Nanais
Anthropomorphic image (for lucky hunting). Nanais
Title
Anthropomorphic image (for lucky hunting)
Ethnic groups
Nanais
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river Anyui, village Takhsale
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Material
Wood; cloth: cotton
Dimensions
height 7.8; width 1.8
Number
РЭМ 1871-8
Annotation
Sevuen Butsua (or Buchu), a hunting cult object. It is a tiny anthropomorphic wooden figurine with a pointed head. A piece of fabric is inserted on the head. To be worn on the chest or on the belt for hunting luck.