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White Beadwork and Circular Scar on Cheek of This Maasai Girl, from the Kisongo Group

Africa | White Beadwork and Circular Scar on Cheek of This Maasai Girl, from the Kisongo Group Photographic Print by Nigel Pavitt

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Inspired by the tools and textiles provided by nature alone, these ancient African tribes manage to create their own unique fashion that could easily rival and certainly influence the avant garde looks of Haute Couture Fashion Weeks around the world.

Mursi tribal Headdress. The Mursi (or Mun as they refer to themselves)[1][2] are a Nilotic pastoralist ethnic group that inhabits southwestern Ethiopia. They principally reside in the Debub Omo Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region, close to the border with South Sudan.

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Wodaabe (Mbororo) tribe. Traditionally nomadic cattle-herders and traders in Central African Republic.

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