Visual display of the A Yao (Iu Mien) woman in traditional clothing in the village of Nam Kheung in Houa Khong Province

A Yao (Iu Mien) woman in traditional clothing in the village of Nam Kheung in Houa Khong Province

  • February 9, 1972
  • A Yao (Iu Mien) woman in traditional dress with a silver neck ring attends the Yao New Year celebrations in the town of Nam Kheung (LS-150, PC 3256) in Houa Khong Province. Of particular note is the woman in the background with a cape heavily decorated with silver. The woman in the foreground has strands of silver crisscrossing her head wrap.

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Photographer
Bowman, James
Date
  • February 9, 1972
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Description of Original
  • Black and white photograph
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Location of Original
  • Arizona State University Library. Rare Books and Manuscripts : MSS-281 8.4.84
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