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Shaman's Bronze Mirrors at 3Worlds - The Shamanism Website
shaman’s costume, which is in very good condition, is one of the oldest worldwide. The costume includes a coat, two aprons, boots, different masks, a cap, and many accessories, so that, in fact, it represents a whole shaman’s ensemble. Something like 70 metal objects have been affixed to the body of the coat while along each upper arm and on the shoulders are a row of antler-like iron ornaments
Shaman’s Costume Late 19th Century to Early 20th Century Mongolia
The photo is part of a reportage about Nganasan shamans from the 1970’s to the 1990’s. The notes around the photo say: “This is the son of Tubyaku - Leonid, in Nganasan language Labtymyaku. Of his own accord, he dressed in his father’s shaman clothes in order to rise up to the higher gods, and thus invoked his [father’s] anger, because he had no connections to the shaman spirits.
Reconstruction of a Mesolithic female shaman, 7000-6500 BCE, Bad Durrenberg.
Shaman clothing of the Yakuts (Sakha: Саха, Sakha) Turkic people which mainly inhabit the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic. The Yakut or Sakha language belongs to the Siberian branch of the Turkic languages. And mainly live in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) in the Russian Federation.
shamanic mirrors from the Walter J. Cooke Collection are shown in the accompanying three photographs. The first photograph shows the back (or inward) concave side of each mirror with the attached khadag, and the second picture is the front (or outward) convex side of each mirror.