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For the Karo (Omo Valley, Ethiopia) the decoration of the face is also intended to emphasize the power of the gaze. Many tribes of the Omo Valley see the body as a canvas on which to paint (Beckwith / Fisher)

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Pua kumbu, ritual cloth (detail) Indonesia, West Kalimantan, Kantu or Mualang people, 19th or early 20th century. The Textile Museum, Washington, DC. http://www.textilemuseum.org/

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