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He looks too healthy to have not eaten much. Looks like the plates knocked out his front teeth or they knocked them out to make room for the disks. Good tool to go begging for food.

Antique print 'Artificial Deformation - All the women of the Sara tribe have this artificial deformation of the lips as a sign of beauty. The effect is produced by piercing the lips and gradually enlarging the holes by inserting wooden discs, the size of which is increased as the lips get distended' (1900) Photo by Dr. Kumm from "Customs of the World"; Edited by Walter Hutchinson, With an Introduction by A.C. Haddon, Published by Hutchinson & Co., London

CHAD: Artificial Deformation; Sara tribe of lips-sign beauty, old print 1900

Via collection of old photos “Artificial deformation. All the women of Sara[-Djingé] tribe have artificial deformation of the lips as a sign of beauty. The effect is produced by piercing the lips and gradually enlarging the holes by inserting wooden.

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Africa ---Young Sara man from French Equatorial Africa (now Gabon, the Republic of the Congo, the Central African Republic and Chad) --Scanned vintage postcard; published by Hoa-qui

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A Curious Culture: 10 Things You Didn't Know About The Himba Tribe

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Suri Tribe Woman With An Enlarged Lip, Kibish, Omo Valley, Ethiopia Carries a door knocker with her as it gets stolen if left on her mud hut door ‼️

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Unknown Photographer - Japan, ☀ I don't know if this lady is making a funny face on purpose, but it made me chuckle.

The Surna tribe  The Surna tribe of southern Sudan have very interesting physical features, form their teens the female go through lip stretching procedures by first removing their lower teeth to accommodate a lip plate, the lip plate is increased in size yearly until it is an astounding size, some of the men do similar things with their ears while the elongated lip plate gives them a fierce strange and frightening look.

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The Surna tribe The Surna tribe of southern Sudan have very interesting physical features, form their teens the female go through lip stretching procedures by first removing their lower teeth to accommodate a lip plate, the lip plate is increased in size yearly until it is an astounding size, some of the men do similar things with their ears while the elongated lip plate gives them a fierce strange and frightening look.

enfant d'Afrique les tribus mursi par claudiatremblay sur Etsy

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"Before They Pass Away," series of the world's remotest tribes, members of the nomadic cattle-herding Samburu Tribe of The Rift Valley in northern Kenya photographed by Jimmy Nelson, 2010

Suri Tribe Woman, Kibish, Omo Valley, Ethiopia - by Eric Lafforgue

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