Objects
Sevokhi as tiger (“amba”), a toy. Oroche
Sevokhi as tiger (“amba”), a toy. Oroche
Title
Sevokhi as tiger (“amba”), a toy
Ethnic groups
Oroche
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river Samarga, village Muhtuhu on Samarga river
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Material
Wood; paint
Dimensions
length 44.0
Number
РЭМ 1870-57
Annotation
Sevokhi amba is a toy, a wooden figurine of a tiger on four paws. Two circles are applied to the face on the sides in dark paint. The figurine was made to order as a toy. It serves as the child’s amulet against evil spirits.