Shamanic Ornament
Unknown origin, possibly Central Asia or Siberia
19th or early 20th century
Leather, horse hair, fiber cord, trade cotton and wool, brass belt buckle, over an inner wood core
Size:  21" tall x 4" wide  (53 x 10 cm)
Aplique designs in brown and white leather
This mysterious object could have been used for attachment as either a horse ornament, shamanic ritual costume or hanging

From a Dutch collection 


Shamanic horsehair ornament