Objects
Mother Earth. Nganasan
Mother Earth. Nganasan
Title
Mother Earth
Ethnic groups
Nganasan
Territory
Taimyr Autonomous Region, Dudinsky district
Date
mid-20th century
Collectors-person
Shmengelov R.V.
Material
Leather: leather (reindeer); metal: iron; metal: brass; metal: aluminum; metal: brass; glass: colored glass; glass (beads); glass; stone: chalcedony
Dimensions
length 16.0
Corpus
Peoples of Siberia and Far East
Number
РЭМ 10789-2
Annotation
She was considered the giver of life and the progenitor of everything that is on earth. This image served as a pendant on the shaman costume of the famous shaman Tubyaku Kosterkin.