vintageblackbeauty:

Vrouwen. Een Bundu meisje uit Sierra Leone Centraal Afrika na een rituele wassing in inheemse feestkledij. Tot aan het moment dat zij ‘vrouw’ wordt, mag zij geen katoenen doeken over haar lichaam dragen. Foto 1925.

Women. A Bundu girl from Sierra Leone.


1925. Dang. I think whoever “invented” the bikini might owe some folks some royalties…

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    Abi! I was thinking the same thing! The funny thing is a lot of modern day African parents would freak out if their...
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    c. 1925. A Bundu girl from Sierra Leone.
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    1925. Dang. I think whoever “invented” the bikini might owe some folks some royalties…
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    Reblogging because it’s beautiful & I understood the Dutch.
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