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Boy in Cové, Benin | by Dietmar Temps
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Boy in Cové, Benin

I found this little boy in Cové, Benin, at an Egungun ceremony. The scarification which you can see in the face is used for identification of ethnic groups, families, individuals, but also to express personal beauty.

 

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Blog: Dietmar Temps, travel photography

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Taken on December 30, 2009