Kyrgyzstan - Kyrgyz woman - In the 12th century, Kyrgyz domination had shrunk to the Altai and Sayan Mountains as a result of Mongol expansion. With the rise of the Mongol Empire in the 13th century, the Kyrgyz migrated south. In 1207, after the establishment of Yekhe Mongol Ulus (Mongol empire), Genghis Khan's oldest son Jochi occupied Kyrgyzstan without resistance. The state remained a Mongol vassal until the late 14th century. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyrgyz_people
sombhatt: have a tradition of oral history. They lean heavily on their clan and are supposed to remember at least seven generations of the...
The traditional dress for Chukchi women is a kerker, a knee-length coverall made from reindeer or seal hide and trimmed with fox, wolverine, wolf or dog fur. On holidays and special occasions, women can be seen wearing robe-like dresses of fawn skins beautifully decorated with beads, embroidery and fur trimmings.
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Girl in traditional dress, Marken Netherlands, from Jimmy Nelson's serie "Before they pass away"