The Syul'gamas With Triangular Blades as Ethnicity Marking Indicator of Medieval Mordovian Culture
作者: Vikhlyaev V.I. Kemaev E.N.
刊名: Поволжская Археология, 2019, Vol.30 (4)
来源数据库: Institute of Archaeology Tatarstan Academy of Science
关键词: ArchaeologyMiddle AgesFinns from the Volga RegionThe MordvaOka-Sura interfluveBurial groundsAnnular claspsThe syul'gamasDatingEthnicity.
原始语种摘要: The paper considers one of characteristic elements of material culture of the ancient and medieval mordva – annular clasps with unjointed tips and loosely revolving lock-tabs (the syul'gamas). This jewelry is common for the Volga region Finns, has long chronology of existing and is characterized by the considerable variability of forms. The comparative and typological analysis allows the authors to make the conclusion that the syul'gamas form evolutionary ranks and may be used as the dating objects. Clasps with tips, which were flattened to triangular blades, appeared in the second half of the 11th century. Their further evolution passed in the direction of expansion of blades. This type of annular clasps is widely presented only in burial grounds of the Mordva people, this fact allows...
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