Love this it's beautiful "Proud Primitives, the Nuba People" by Oskar and Horst Luz @ National Geographic November 1966 // "In the mountains of southern Sudan some 50 groups perpetuate distinctive dialects and customs, including whole- body scarification"
Scarification on a Nuba woman marking the weaning of her first child The scarification is achieved by hooking the skin with a thorn and then cutting it with a small knife. Victoria Ebin, The Body Decorated. London: Thames and Hudson,
'Hamar Portrait, Ethiopia' by photographer Pascal Mannaerts. "The Hamars are a people of East Africa living in southwestern Ethiopia in a fertile area of the Omo Valley. The gracious Hamar women are easily spotted with their characteristic outfits.