Objects
Sevokhi, a cult object. Oroche
Sevokhi, a cult object. Oroche
Title
Sevokhi, a cult object
Ethnic groups
Oroche
Territory
Ussuri Krai
Date
early 20th century
Collectors-person
Material
Wood; herbaceous plants
Dimensions
length of dog 22.0; length of man 15.0
Number
РЭМ 1870-3
Annotation
Sevokhi pudanku is a cult object for hunting. Includes figurines of a man and a dog, and a peg. It is a hunting amulet used to bring luck in hunting. A hunter takes it with him on a hunt. He sticks in the peg with the figurines in front of the fire during the hunt, and prays Pooz the fire master to send luck in hunting.