Tunguska Shaman, 1692

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Novalis
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Tunguska Shaman, 1692

Post by Novalis » Sun Jul 21, 2013 4:23 pm

A Shaman, or Devil-priest in Tungusca
Nicolaes Witsen, 1692.

This engraving from Nicolaes Witsen's Noord en Oost Tartarye is the earliest known depiction of
a shaman in what is now Russia.

Think Amanita muscaria.
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