Gavriil Vashchenko was born in 1928 in the village of Cekalovich of the Gomel region
According to experts' opinion the Southern Caucasus, which traditional culture is represented on the new exhibition, is one of the most fascinating region of the world. The myths about Prometheus, the Argonauts' voyage, and rebirth of life after the Deluge, and many others are linked to this region. The "ethnographic reality" recording by researchers in the Southern Caucasus and shown on this exhibition have the deepest historical roots.
AN EXHIBITION PRESENTS A UNIQUE COLLECTION OF THE BELTS FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE RUSSIAN MUSEUM ETHNOGRAPHY.