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"kim mun lantien sha" dao/­yao tribe woman setting-up her celestial crown headdress - vietnam

"Kim Mun Lantien Sha" Dao/­Yao Tribe woman setting-up her celestial crown headdress (Bảo Lạc, Vietnam)

You can find more information about the "celestial crown" headdress worn by women of the "Kim Mun Lantien Sha" Dao/­Yao Tribe in the album description.

Route cầu, Bảo Lạc, Bao Lac District, Cao Bang province, Vietnam

Photos of "Kim Mun Lantien Sha" Dao/­Yao tribe women wearing their traditional celestial crown headdress (Vietnam)

Thanks to Pamela A Cross from www.­tribaltextiles.­info for her help in identifying this tribe.­

You can find more information about the "celestial crown" headdress worn by women of the "Kim Mun Lantien Sha" tribe on her forum: www.­tribaltextiles.­info/­community/­viewtopic.­php?t=1258

Photos from of my 30-day trip around Vietnam in November 2005.­

You can also check these smaller selections of photos on selected subjects:

- Tribe people of Vietnam: A selection of my best photos of Tribe people from Northern Vietnam.­

- Markets of Vietnam.

- Tiết canh (raw blood soup).

- Road construction in Vietnam.

- Spaying a piglet.