Objects
Bedding in the cradle of a child - a child's amulet. Udege
Bedding in the cradle of a child - a child's amulet. Udege
Title
Bedding in the cradle of a child - a child's amulet
Ethnic groups
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river Samarga, village Muhtuhu on Samarga river
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Material
Wood; cloth
Dimensions
length 38.0; length of stick 40.5; width 11.0
Number
РЭМ 1870-51
Annotation
"Sevokhi sokto" - bedding in the cradle of a child, consisting of 14 interconnected willow sticks, ending with the image of men heads - spirits of amulets and shreds of colored fabric of red, blue and yellow. It was used as a child's amulet, protected from the death of a child. Abstract by T.Yu. Sem