from photographer Yvette Cardozo

An Inuit woman's hands with traditional tattoos.

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Caption: An Inuit woman's hands with traditional tattoos.
Copyright: © Yvette Cardozo
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Photographer Code: CRUISE_N_0198a
AGPix ID: AGPix_Cardozo_1541
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Comments: An Inuit woman's hands with traditional tattoos. The markings on her fingers signify flames of an oil lamp. The ones on her wrists signify a hunting tool and fringes of a parka. Hand tattoos were thought to please the sea just as facial tattos pleased the sun.

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