« 2017. #5 (137)

The Ethnology Notebooks. 2017, 5 (137), 1168—1172

UDK 391.7:745 (477.85/.87) “187/195”

DOI https://doi.org/10.15407/nz2017.05.1168


Frank Ivan Mykolaiovych, Head of the Department of Metal Art

at the Lviv National Academy of Arts,

Kubiiovycha Str., 38, Lviv, 79011, Ukraine.

Contacts: Tel. (032) 2761482; e-mail: office@lnam.edu.ua

Abstract. Formation and development of traditions of producing and decoration of breast jewelry of hutsuls are tracing; modifications of traditional ethnic cultural phenomena connected with social changes in society are detecting; appearance of new ethnic cultural qualities on the basis of modern social and cultural changes is investigating. There has been made a try to trace stages of history of the main and auxiliary components of breast jewelry due to preservation and multiplication of folk traditions; both the development of decorative art at Hutsulshchyna is traced.

Keywords: function, breast, jewelry, folk tradition.

Received 25.07.2017


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