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Egyptian woman in ceremonial dress, ca. 19th century

According to the link, these young women recently won the Medeshi beauty contest…

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from Matthew's Island of Misfit Toys

North African Women, late 1800s

What a beautiful profile. 19th Century 'cabinet' photo depicts No African woman, (possibly Ethiopian)

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Black women in Egypt, circa 1905. Right...and Elizabeth Taylor portrayed Cleopatra as a white woman. Hollywood whitewashes history

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