Objects
Shaman's headdress with figurine of Archangel Michael. Evenki
Shaman's headdress with figurine of Archangel Michael. Evenki
Title
Shaman's headdress with figurine of Archangel Michael
Ethnic groups
Evenki
Territory
East Siberia, Yenisei Guberniya
Date
early 20th century
Collectors-person
Ostrovskih Petr Ye.
Rubrics
Costume, headdress
Material
Fibers: animal: wool: reindeer hair under neck; leather: natural leather: suede (elk – Alces alces); cloth; metal; glass (glass beads)
Number
РЭМ 147-5/11
Annotation
The use of the image of a Christian saint indicates the presence of syncretism in the religious ideas of the Evenks.