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Harquus
Traditional Women's Tattoos and Facial Markings
from North Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia:
History, Traditions, Techniques and Patterns.
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Algerian Hands
My Lover's Pillow
Combining henna and tattooing on a woman's arms
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The Queen of Sheba
The Queen of Sheba's Henna
Tattoo patterns from nineteenth century Ethiopia.
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PDF file 182k, 2 pages

Algerian Woman
Algerian Woman #70's Adornment
Tattoo, harquus and henna from early 20th century Algeria
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Moroccan Woman
A Gerouane, Morocco, Woman's Tattoos: coming soon!

Algeria
An Algerian Woman's Tattoos: coming soon

Moroccan woman

A Moroccan Woman's Throat: coming soon

Law of Desire

The Law of Desire: coming soon



Harquus
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