National Geographic : 1913 Oct
Photo from George Kennan A WOMAN OF SOUTHERN DAGHESTAN Like most of the daughters of Eve, the Daghestan women have a passion for adorning themselves. The profusion of jewelry worn by this woman, the gold bedecked head-dress, the rings on every finger, and, finally, the liberal use of the eyebrow pencil, prove her no excep tion to the rule. Photo from George Kennan A TATARWOMAN OFSHAMKAIL Among the mixture of races and tongues intheCaucasus the Tatars are well represented. They arefound ingreatest numbers in northern Daghestan and inthe steppes which stretch northward from the mountains. This Tatar woman iswearing her national costume.