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Miao - Guizhoo - China. "Keepers of silver". With a population of more than seven million, the Miao people form one of the largest ethnic minorities in southwest China. The Miao ethnic group's silver ornaments are second to none, both in terms of quantity and variety. Miao women's festive attire includes a variety of silver decorations, weighing as much as 15 kilos!

"Keepers of silver" With a population of more than seven million, the Miao people form one of the largest ethnic minorities in southwest China. The Miao have a highly diversified culture developed from a common root

Now that is an unforgettable head dress! (Miao traditional costumes from the Longde village, Guizhou province, China.)

Miao traditional costumes from the Longde village, Guizhou province, China * 1500 free paper dolls at international artist Arielle Gabriels The International Paper Doll Society also free Chinese paper dolls The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *

China | Miao Costume, Langde, Guizhou | © Peace On Earth * 1500 free paper dolls at international artist Arielle Gabriels The International Paper Doll Society also free Chinese paper dolls The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *

China | Miao Costume, Langde, Guizhou | © Peace On Earth * 1500 free paper dolls at international artist Arielle Gabriels The International Paper Doll Society also free Chinese paper dolls The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *

Miao, Paidiao Style, Danzhai County, Guizhou, China

Miao, Paidiao Style, Danzhai County, Guizhou, China

China | "Colourful Hmong (Miao) folk costumes" Danzhai County, Guizhou Province, South Gao Township a Hmong women's headdress detail. | © Xinhua News Agency; Hou Shao and Hua She

A Hmong (Miao) women's headdress detail, in China, Danzhai County, Guizhou Province, South Gao Township

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A member of one of the many ethnic minority groups in China, the Miao people, dressed in her native festival garments. Photo by: Xijiang, Guizhou, China.

Chest Plate. Miao People. An authentic chest plate worn in festivals and ceremonies with intricate engraved designs of fish and lion-dragons. The jewelry is made by the men who are the silversmiths. The predominant material is Alpace, a Chinese invention. A silver alloy made from copper, zinc & nickel.  Location: Guizhou, China | Dimensions: 11.25" x 11.5" x .0625"  |  With Stand 14.75" x 11.5" x 5". See more items at londoncoin.com

An authentic chest plate worn in festivals and ceremonies with intricate engraved designs of fish and lion-dragons. The jewelry is made by the men who are the silversmiths.

part of Minneapolis Institute of Arts' Ethnic Minority Textiles Collection. She is from a Miao village in Guizhou, China.

Minneapolis Institute of Arts' Ethnic Minority Textiles Collection / Miao Village in Guizhou, China

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in southern China

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in southern China: Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in southern China

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