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Minusinsk, Siberia: a Tartar medicine man or shaman in ceremonial dress with a covered face, holding a drum. Photograph, ca. 1920 (?) of a photograph, 1900/1915.

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1900-1915
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581382i
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1900-1915

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1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 15.6 x 10.7 cm

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Shaman, Minusinsk Tartar, (S. Siberia), has face covered when shamanising. From photo belonging to Miss Czaplicka, but not taken by her

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Lettering in pencil on verso

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 581382i

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