Semicircular in shape with bands of white and
dark reindeer-leg fur, it is decorated with ornamental
insets embroidered with colored seed beads and hairs
from the beards of reindeer. There is a long, dense,
suede fringe along the lower edge. Sewn to the apex are
iron representations of antlers of reindeer (protector
spirits of the shaman) and pendants of dyed
Reindeer hide, suede, seed beads, iron, hair from the beards of reindeer, ringed-seal fur.
Length 64 cm, width 32 cm.
Coll. No. 2245-317.