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The Uyghurs are a Turkic ethnic group living in Eastern and Central Asia. An Uyghur woman in kaleidoscopicly awesome traditional costume.

An Uyghur woman in kaleidoscopicly awesome traditional costume. Uyghurs are a Turkic ethnic group living in Eastern and Central Asia

Wedding attire of a bride from Nizhny Novgorod Province, Russia. Early 20th century.

From the Collection Glebushkina SA. "A girl dressed as a bride in the early century", Voznesensky District, Nizhny Novgorod province, colloquially shortened to Nizhny. From 1932 to it was known as Gorky, for the writer Maxim Gorky who was born there.

traditional avar wedding costume.

Avar woman (Caucasus), old wedding traditional costume. Ethnic groups living in the Russian republic of Dagestan, village Rugudja, tribal caucasian rug, silver jewelry.

Miao wearing hand-created, pounded silver jewelry and head wear. China.

China/Miao women, Shidong Village Image scanned from The Art of Silver Jewelry: From the Minorities of China, The Golden Triangle, Mongolia and Tibet

Europe - Russia/North Caucasus, Dagestan, Awar people

Traditional festive headgear of Avar women from Dagestan (Russia/North Caucasus).

Tuvan girls in their national costumes.

Tuvan girls in their national costumes : The Tyva Republic, Tyva or Tuva, is a federal subject of Russia. It lies in the geographical center of Asia, in southern Siberia

Kazakhstan

見とれる美しさ…民族衣装に身を包んだ世界の女性たちの写真28枚

ethnoworld:  Tibet, Khampa Tibetans

Khampa Tibetans Headdresses traditional costumes and headdresses of Khampa Tibetans. These costumes are the most prized possessions of the wearers' families

Portugal

Traditional costume of Minho. Our Lady of Agony Festivities, the biggest traditional festival in Portugal. Viana do Castelo.

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