The most important exhibit of Chelny town is the
grave stone of 1530. This exhibit is of great value for
(The second guide)
Here you can see the furniture of the national Tatar
house. Pay attention to “kamaga” and “shamail”
please. There is a Mohammedan prayer on it.
These are towels.
Look at the national clothes of Tatar women of XIX -
XX centuries. Their attires include long dresses,
embroidered with aprons and shawls. There is an attire
of baptized Tatar women. It has the same parts. These
equipments are for weaving materials. They are so
called “kaba”, “aya”, “tobyrcha”, “kaltyrcha”. Here
you can see different shoesand items for feet. They
were also embroidered by girls.
Here you can see the national head - gear of Tatar
women – “kalfac” and one of the parts of their attire –
“kukrakcha”. There are also combs, made from wood
and bones. Pay attention to pots, plates, spoons for
soup and teapots, please.
It is a main head - gear of Tatar men – “tubetey”.
And it is a table - cloth.
Trade was widespread in the village in XIX - XX
centuries. It is proved by trade announcements.
This is a picture of K.F. Gun and his wife Vera. Here
you can see paintings, made by Gun. There are
pictures of an old man, who lived in the city of
Elabuga and an old woman, who lived in a Tatar
village. Pay attention to the picture, which contains
“samovar”, trays, cups and spoons.