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Fetish

Object Number:2003-43-282
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Siberia
Amur River
Culture Area: Siberia
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Iron
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Bear
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:74-1-173 - Other Number
1899.1.282 - Other Number

Description

Carved wooden seated bear; arms attached at shoulder with metal nails; elbows open joints carved out of a single piece of wood; face has slit mouth, pierced nostrils and eyes, with ears carved; legs extended.

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