Surma, Suri tribe, Omo Valley, Paining in river : Stock Photo
Four young surma, suri, boys painting themselves in the river. Inspired by their environment they pulverize locally found white chalk, yellow mineral rock, red iron ore, and black charcoal to decorate their bodies, often mimicking the spotted plumage of a guinea fowl.

Surma, Suri tribe, Omo Valley, Paining in river

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Piper Mackay
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Four young surma, suri, boys painting themselves in the river. Inspired by their environment they pulverize locally found white chalk, yellow mineral rock, red iron ore, and black charcoal to decorate their bodies, often mimicking the spotted plumage of a guinea fowl.
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