Objects
Earring. Oroche
Earring. Oroche
Title
Earring
Ethnic groups
Oroche
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river Amgu
Date
second half of the 19th century
Collectors-person
Rubrics
Decorations/jewelry
Material
Dimensions
length 7.0; diameter 4.6
Number
РЭМ 1870-81/4
Annotation
Earrings were part of the dowry and were inherited by daughter from mother. For a holiday, women could wear 3-4 pairs of earrings. A jade disc of white or green color, which was considered a talisman and helped in fertility, coins and amulets: fox tusk, lynx claws, could also be attached to the bow or upper part of the ring of such earrings.