Objects
Tambourine. Chukchee
Tambourine. Chukchee
Title
Tambourine
Ethnic groups
Chukchee
Territory
Chukotka Autonomous Region, Magadan, village Amguema
Date
Collectors-person
Gorbacheva Valentina
Material
Metal; wood; animal derived materials: offals: bladder (walrus); threads: tendinous cord; bone (walrus)
Dimensions
d 43.0; length of handle 11.0
Number
РЭМ 11012-83/1
Annotation
The drum of the Primorsky Chukchi had a narrow wooden shell, A membrane made of a sea mammal bladde and a small bone or wooden hammer. The drum among the Chukchi, who are characterized by a family type of shamanism, could be used by any member of the family during the rituals of the fishing cycle and during illnesses. Abstract by V.V. Gorbacheva