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Problems Of National Identity In The Design Of The Modern Koryak Costume

Table 1: Informational and symbolic symbols of the Koryak costume

Symbol Characteristics Manifestation in traditional Koryak costume
Suit shape Geometric shape silhouette In men's clothing - a straight silhouette in a square type due to the main details in the shape of a rectangle In women's clothing - in the form of a trapezoid with an extension downward
Fit sleeves 1) Set-in sleeve shirt cut2) The sleeve is cut out along with the hood
Dimensions of main parts Determined by the size of animal skins
Colour Colour tone 1) Natural colour of deerskin (brown in various shades, lightness and saturation)2) Coloured with natural dyes (alder bark - purple)
Using multicolour Much less often - spotted skins obtained naturally (sika deer), or by sewing on patches on the damaged parts of the skins (weapons, gadflies). This uses the principle of light contrast (white, natural beige and its light shades)
Decor Building an ornament 1) Ribbon composition - geometric shapes combined into ornamental stripes (opuvan)2) Rosette ornament
Subject 1) The simplest geometric shapes (stripes, squares, triangles, circles, ovals, rosettes)2) Combination of zoo- and anthropomorphic images
Location in the suit Mainly along the bottom of the sleeve and the product
Material For the main parts of the costume Natural fur, suede (rovduga), leatherThe coastal Koryaks also used the skins of sea animals and fish (raincoat - kamleika).
For decorative items Deer neck hair, pieces of fur of various colours, leather fringe
Completeness Clothing Kuhlyanka - deaf clothes with a hood sewn together with a bibUnderwear - women's fur jumpsuit (kerker) and men's or children's fur pants (konites)
Hats Malachai, headbands
Footwear Fur boots (torbasa)
Accessories Belt in men's clothing, tobacco pouch, bags
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