28/08/2013 - Himba Village, Damaraland, Namibia - Himba women smear themselves with a rich dark red ochre mixture.  They also wear different kinds of jewellery to show status. The leather strip on this lady's  ankle bracelets indicates that she has one child.  The bracelets also protect them from snake bites.   (image by Lourika Reinders)
28/08/2013 - Himba Village, Damaraland, Namibia - Himba women smear themselves with a rich dark red ochre mixture. They also wear different kinds of jewellery to show status. The leather strip on this lady's ankle bracelets indicates that she has one child. The bracelets also protect them from snake bites.
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