Objects
Pack of shavings in lieu of a rag. Udege
Pack of shavings in lieu of a rag. Udege
Title
Pack of shavings in lieu of a rag
Ethnic groups
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river
Date
early 20th century
Collectors-person
Material
Dimensions
length 24.0
Number
РЭМ 1870-73
Annotation
Sit, a pack of soft thin shavings in lieu of a rag. Usually, shavings were collected by women in large quantities and stored in large bags of fish skin. They were used for household purposes and for personal hygiene.