North of the Arctic Circle in Russia, a hand-made pair of skis with reindeer skins on the bottom, lies in the snow. These are essential tools for winter mobility to the nomadic Komi reindeer herding people.
- © Gordon Wiltsie
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Archangel, Arctic Circle, Arkhangel'sk, Arkhangelsk, Asia, HERDING, Human Landscapes, Komi, Komi culture, Polar Regions, Province, Russia, animal skins, arctic, cold, crafts, herders, leather, nomadism, nomads, oblast, reindeer, reindeer herding, robes, skins, skis, snow, tundra, wood, world cultures
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- Russia - Komi reindeer herders, RUe, World Cultures