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Pokot women and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888695
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Pokot women and girl...
A pretty young Turkana girl has already had the flesh below her lower lip pierced in readiness for a brass ornament after her marriage. The rims of her ears have also been pierced and the holes kept open with small wooden sticks. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366114
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A pretty young Turka...
A Hadza woman digs for edible tubers with a digging stick.The Hadzabe are a thousand-strong community of hunter-gatherers who have lived in the Lake Eyasi basin for centuries. They are one of only four or five societies in the world that still earn a living primarily from wild resources. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03355173
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A Hadza woman digs f...
A group of Nyangatom girls and women with beautifully decorated leather skirts gather to dance.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820543
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A group of Nyangatom...
Young Maasai girls decorate their faces with ochre and clay in preparation for a dance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366173
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Young Maasai girls d...
Bushmen Singing and Dancing Kalahari Desert, Botswana Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 873-06440208
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A young Nyangatom girl on the banks of the Omo River.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. They form a part of the Ateger speaking people a cluster of seven eastern Nilotic tribes to which the Turkana of Northern Kenya and the Karamajong of Eastern Uganda belong. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820542
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A young Nyangatom gi...
A happy El Molo girl. The cowrie in her hair is a good luck charm. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03736855
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A happy El Molo girl...
Hamer (Hamar) people at Evangadi dancing (Hamer night dance), Dombo village, Turmi, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02917051
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Hamer (Hamar) people...
A Datoga woman relaxes outside her thatched house.The traditional attire of Datoga women includes beautifully tanned and decorated leather dresses and coiled brass armulets and necklaces. Extensive scarification of the face with raised circular patterns is not uncommon among women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03821003
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A Datoga woman relax...
The face of an shy innocent beautiful young African-American woman covering her mouth with green headwrap and purple-green makeup, isolated Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04629726
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The face of an shy i...
Two jovial Pokot girls set off with leather bags in search of edible berries. Pokot girls and women traditionally wore leather skirts and capes made from home-tanned goatskins. The necklaces of young girls are made from small segments of sedge grass. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366279
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Two jovial Pokot gir...
The leather skirt of a Nyangatom girl richly decorated with metal beads.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820545
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The leather skirt of...
Pokot women and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888697
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Pokot women and girl...
Beautiful traditional African-American woman wearing a authentic tribal red orange head scarf and red dotted makeup, heaving arms crossed on chest, isolated. Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04629723
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Beautiful traditiona...
A Pokot warrior wearing a cheetah skin jumps high in the air surrounded by  young women to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888696
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A Pokot warrior wear...
Maasai girls in all their finery and with bells tied round their legs wait at the entrance to a house before dancing with warriors. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366171
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Maasai girls in all ...
A pretty Borana girl at Mega in southern Ethiopia wears brightly coloured cotton cloth and numerous strings of beads. The pastoral Borana live either side of the southern Ethiopian/northern Kenya border and form a large and important group of the Oromo-speaking cluster of tribes. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03353991
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A pretty Borana girl...
A Turkana woman makes the final ties to the dome-shaped framework of her home. In wet weather,hides will be laid on top and secured with leather thongs. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366098
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A Turkana woman make...
Africa, Namibia, Himba girl Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 867-03594919
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A Nyangatom mother and young daughter in typical dress. Rugged skin clothing is still widely used.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820557
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A Nyangatom mother a...
Peul woman, Sofara, Mali, Africa                                                                                                                                                                         Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-03032774
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A young Maasai girl wears a headband decorated with chains and cowrie shells that signifies her recent circumcision. Clitodectomy was commonly practiced by the Maasai but it is now gradually dying out. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03437161
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A young Maasai girl keeps the holes in her pierced ears from closing with grass and rolled leaves. She will gradually stretch her earlobes by inserting progressively larger wooden plugs. By tradition,both Maasai men and women pierce and elongate their earlobes for decorative purposes. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366175
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A young Maasai girl ...
Namibia, Bushmanland. A young San (Bushman) woman at Nhoqma village (pronounced //Nhoq'ma) near Tsumkwe in northeast Namibia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03736996
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Namibia, Bushmanland...
A jovial group of Turkana girls in traditional attire. Their aprons are made of goatskin,either beaded or cut into thin strips before braiding. The two girls in the middle have already had the flesh below their lower lips pierced in readiness for a brass ornament after marriage. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366115
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A jovial group of Tu...
Merti, Northern Kenya. Two children peer from the door of their home. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-06542285
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Merti, Northern Keny...
During Samburu wedding celebrations,warriors resplendent with long Ochred braids dance with young girls who have put on all their finery for the occasion. Both warriors and girls smear their faces,necks and shoulders with red ochre mixed with animal fat to enhance their appearance. Two spears are tipped with ostrich-feather pompoms. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366058
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During Samburu weddi...
Kenya, Samburu District.  Young Samburu girl in traditional beaded necklaces. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03807769
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Kenya, Samburu Distr...
The decorated leather apron or skirt of a young Nyangatom girl. The numerous white discs woven into the strands of braided leather are made of ostrich shell.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820547
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The decorated leathe...
Beautiful African-American woman wearing a traditional tribal red orange head scarf and orange earrings, isolated. Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04629721
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Beautiful African-Am...
A Samburu woman resplendent in her beaded necklaces and numerous bracelets makes best use of a large rainwater pond to wash herself. Water is scarce in much of Samburuland. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366059
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A Samburu woman resp...
A pretty tousle-haired girl of the nomadic Afar tribe wears bright colours in stark contrast to the drab,windswept surroundings of Lake Abbe. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03352642
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A pretty tousle-hair...
Two young Maasai girls help to herd their family's cattle near a waterhole in the foothills of Ol doinyo Orok (the Black Mountain). Childhood is very short in Maasailand; children begin to help their parents at a young age and may never attend school. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366161
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Two young Maasai gir...
Turkana women and girls are responsible for watering livestock,which is unusual among pastoral societies. Here,a girl waters cattle from a Waterhole dug in the sand of a seasonal watercourse. The Turkana manipulate the horns of their ox's into perfect symmetry or any whimsical shape that takes the owner's fancy. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366137
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Turkana women and gi...
The Karo of the Lower Omo River excel in body art. They decorate their faces and torsos elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments. Even young children daub their faces before a dance.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the Omo River in southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820357
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The Karo of the Lowe...
A Nyangatom woman grinds sorghum using two stones. Typical of her tribe,she wears a heavily beaded calfskin skirt,multiple layers of bead necklaces and metal bracelets and amulets. The Nyangatom or Bume are a Nilotic tribe of semi-nomadic pastoralists who live along the banks of the Omo River in south-western Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03354065
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A Nyangatom woman gr...
Baka girl with crab caught by drilling the bank around the burrow, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 848-03272957
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Childhood is brief in nomadic communities. From an early age,Turkana girls help their mothers with the household chores and look after their younger brothers and sisters during the day. The baby has wooden charms round her neck to ward off evil spirits. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366121
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Childhood is brief i...
A Samburu bride waits pensively outside her new home until she is enticed in with promises of cattle.Her wedding gown is made of three goatskins, which are well oiled and covered in red ochre.She carries on her back a gourd full of milk and a small wooden jar containing butter.She now wears the mporro necklace of married women. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820649
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A Samburu bride wait...
A Hadza girl wearing a beaded headband and necklaces.The Hadzabe are a thousand-strong community of hunter-gatherers who have lived in the Lake Eyasi basin for centuries. They are one of only four or five societies in the world that still earn a living primarily from wild resources. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03355175
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A Hadza girl wearing...
A young Turkana girl with her head shaved except for a tuft,which is braided. This is the usual hairstyle for women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366122
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A young Turkana girl...
A Samburu woman wearing a mporro necklace, which denotes her married status. These necklaces were once made of hair from giraffe tails but nowadays, the fibres of doum palm fronds, Hyphaene coriacea, are used instead.The red beads after which the necklace is named are wound glass beads made in Venice c.1850. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820644
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A Samburu woman wear...
Portrait of Himba Girl, Opuwo, Namibia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 700-02694015
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Portrait of Himba Gi...
A Datoga woman in traditional attire, which includes beautifully tanned and decorated leather dresses and coiled brass necklaces and ear ornaments.Extensive scarification of the face with raised circular patterns is not uncommon among women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03821020
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A Datoga woman in tr...
Portrait of Hamer Tribeswoman, Omo Valley, Ethiopia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 700-01993278
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A Nyangatom girl weaves a grass basket. The Nyangatom or Bume are a Nilotic tribe of semi-nomadic pastoralists who live along the banks of the Omo River in south-western Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03437080
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A Nyangatom girl wea...
Laikipiak Maasai Girl Dancing Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366383
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Laikipiak Maasai Gir...
Hamer lady wearing traditional goat skin dress decorated with cowie shells, carrying kalash on her way to market, Dombo village, Turmi, Lower Omo valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02916992
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Hamer lady wearing t...
The typical hairstyle of a young Mursi girl.The Mursi speak a Nilotic language and have affinities with the Shilluk and Anuak of eastern Sudan.They live in a remote area of southwest Ethiopia along the Omo River, the countrys largest river. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820567
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The typical hairstyl...
A Datoga woman relaxes outside her thatched house.The traditional attire of Datoga women includes beautifully tanned and decorated leather dresses and coiled brass armbands and necklaces.Scarification of the face is not uncommon among women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03821031
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A Datoga woman relax...
A close-up of a Pokot woman's earrings,hairstyle and beaded ornaments. Only married women wear brass earrings and glass-beaded collars. The band over her head supports the weight of her heavy earrings. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366283
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A close-up of a Poko...
A young Afar girl at Filwoha in the Awash National Park. Filwoha in the Afar language means 'hot water'. The beautiful springs are surrounded by doum palms and rise from deep underground at about 96.8 degrees F. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03353976
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A young Afar girl at...
Baka tribe members using fiber to make crowns and clothing for the spirit figure that will dance with them at a hunting ceremony, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 848-03272987
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Baka tribe members u...
A young Dassanech girl holds her little brother. She wears a leather skirt with an elaborate fringe of wooden and metal tassles. Much the largest of the tribes in the Omo Valley numbering around 50,000,the Dassanech (also known as the Galeb,Changila or Merille) are Nilotic pastoralists and agriculturalists. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03354081
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A young Dassanech gi...
In the late afternoon, Nyangatom villagers enjoy singing and dancing. As groups of men take centre stage to jump high in the air, women and girls sing, clap to a rhythm, and move slowly towards the men. Children enjoy the excitement in the background.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820538
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In the late afternoo...
Figures of african dancers . Vector  Illustration. Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-05914316
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The fetching hairstyle of a young Afar girl. Proud and fiercely independent,the nomadic Afar people live in the low-lying deserts of Eastern Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03353970
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The fetching hairsty...
Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. At the end of a dance session,the participants invariably enjoy the Song of the Bulls. Each young man will take centre-stage to extol the praises of his favourite ox. He will explain how it came into his possession,its distinguishing traits and with outstretched arms,imitate the shape of its horns. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366135
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Henna patterns on hands Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 832-03724977
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