Alexei Okladnikov's Art of the Amur - Ancient Art of the Russian Far East PDF

By Alexei Okladnikov

Contemporary archaeological unearths close to the Amur River have exposed a really historic tradition that relates on to the present-day peoples dwelling within the comparable basic quarter of Siberia.... There can rarely be one other position on the earth the place an historical paintings is so heavily interwoven with modern lifestyles. many of the archaeological and ethnographic items proven during this publication belong to 2 classes -- the Neolithic and the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Note No. MHM0-391. shaped Height 10, length 28. On the back, a carved spiral ornament; the head mobile; in the middle of the back, a long protruding twig. Nivkh, 19th-20th century. Tungus expedition, 1928 (collected by A. Makarenko). SME, Moscow holdings, Inv. No. 10781-/3.. Idol like a bear. 45. Cult figure, Neo- elk, an oval depression the original combination of realistic outline and conventional interior filled in with spirals. C. Khabarovsk Khabarovsk territory. Sikachi-Alian, district, Incomplete figure of an elk.

MIHPP, Inv. Nos. 9 (center right), 2 11674, 14818, 5343, 9998. 5. A ritual profound antiquity of the bear-cult, which ethnographical records show to be widespread among the Amur peoples. C. Kondon, Solnechny district, Khabarovsk Bear. Gray basalt. figure, testifying to the FEAE, 1971. MIHPP, No. Kn-71/12697. territory. Inv. 35 Shaman amulet shaped like a bear. Wood. 5. Made from a single block. Olcha, 19th century. Bulava, Ulchsky district, 37 formed by sharpening stone axes. Note No. MHM0-391.

5 (bottom right). C. Suchu island on Amur River, Ulchsky district, Khabarovsk territory. NACAE, 1974. MIHPP, Inv. Nos. 9 (center right), 2 11674, 14818, 5343, 9998. 5. A ritual profound antiquity of the bear-cult, which ethnographical records show to be widespread among the Amur peoples. C. Kondon, Solnechny district, Khabarovsk Bear. Gray basalt. figure, testifying to the FEAE, 1971. MIHPP, No. Kn-71/12697. territory. Inv. 35 Shaman amulet shaped like a bear. Wood. 5. Made from a single block.

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