During a rare time to relax north of the Arctic Circle in Russia, the women of the last nomadic Komi reindeer herding clan gather for tea and biscuits in Marie Terentéva’s chum. Left to Right: Marie and Katerina Vaucheskaya (ages 72 & 38), Rema Chuprova (70+) & Marie Terentéva (77).
- © Gordon Wiltsie
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Arctic Circle, Asia, HERDING, Komi, Komi culture, People + Culture, Polar Regions, Russia, arctic, chum, comraderie, eating, friendship, herders, housing, nomadism, nomads, portraits, reindeer, reindeer herding, scarf, scarves, shelter, tent, tepee, traditional clothing, tundra, women, world cultures
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- RUe, Portraits, Komi Reindeer Herders, People + Culture, RUe 5, Russia - Komi reindeer herders, World Cultures, Arctic