A reindeer bull with his huge antlers. North Norway. 1985
Bryan and Cherry Alexander Photography. Leading photograhers of polar regions with pictures of of indigenous peoples of the North and of Antarcticia.
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Hello all, Today I will do an overview of the costumes of the Saami people. Previously they were called Lapps, but this is not what they call themselves, and they consider the term to be pejorative. The origin of the word Lapp is controverted, but it may be from Old Finnish/Estonian for a place far away. The Land of the Saami; Sápmi, Sábme, or Saemie, depending on the Dialect, is split between four nation-states, Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Russia. It consists of the northern part of the…
Sami Culture Clip Art
This Sami Culture Clip Art set has 23 pieces (12 in color and 11 in black and white). It includes: 3 traditional hats (Including four winds hat. Stjernelue / firevindslue / sávká / ćiehgahpir) Lavvu (traditional dwelling/tent) a Reindeer Sami Boy and Girl in traditional attire (Samedrakt / same...
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Sami girl in traditional hat and shawl. Jokkmokk Winter Market, Sweden.: Sami, Jokkmokk Market
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