In the sami culture, silver jewellery was an important investment, but it was also believed to be loaded with magic and symbolism. A ‘silver collar’ forms part of the traditional woman’s costume for weddings and celebrations. This sami silver collar.
Samiska sommarskor, čázehat, och flätade kvinnoskoband, låduga, i tre fält: rött, gult, grönt med suolluga/holmmönster från Gällivare. Sålt av Nils Nilsson Skum. Saami summershoes and shoeband from Gällivare.
The Sami National Day (Northern Sami: Sámi álbmotbeaivi, Inari Sami: Säämi aalmugpeivi and Skolt Sami: Saa´mi meersažpei´vv) falls on February 6 as this date was when the first Sámi congress was held in 1917 in Trondheim, Norway.