Wooden figure of shaman spirit wrapped in cotton textile with a cotton canvas layer below.

Place details: ASIA. Russia / Siberia. Cultural Group: Selkup: Samoyed: Local Name: Parge Materials: Wood Plant / Cotton Textile Plant / Canvas Textile / ?. Processes: Carved / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 236 mm Field Collector: Marie Antoinette Czaplicka When Collected: 1914 Other Owners: Baishinski PRM Source: Marie Antoinette Czaplicka via Committee for Anthropology Acquired: Donated 1915

KEYWORD: Figure / Religious Object / CLASS: Figure / Religion / ?.