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Roma girl. Sintesti, Romania. 1990. The Romani ethnic group lives mostly in Europe, genetically traced from N.W. Indian Subcontinent ca. 1500 years ago. The English word "Gypsy" from mid-16th C. 'gipcyan', a corruption of 'Egyptian' based on an idea that they came from Egypt. Photo by Jeremy Sutton Hibbert.
Gypsy girl from Romania, photo by Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert http://www.historynotes.info/the-gypsies-from-10th-to-20th-century-2528/
This is from the cover of the book 'Bury me Standing'. Fascinating and heartbreaking account of Romani peoples in Eastern Europe
Brief article with photos about the Roma "Gypsy" life. I wish more people knew the truth about the true "gypsy" culture. --Gypsies Rose
gypsy traveler woman
Beautiful gypsy girl.
Long haired Gypsy www.flickr.com/...
Romany Gypsy girl... She's a beauty! And look at that waist.
Romani Gypsy by David Wilmot
Romani Gypsy boy.
Romani Gypsy .***
,Romany Gypsy.. I wanna learn to read palms and tarot cards like my grandparents before me!
romany | Walking Kopachi
Très jeune femme gitane tenant contre sa poitrine un bébé niché dans une large écharpe passée sur son épaule, en guise de «sac» ~~~~ Very young gypsy woman holding a baby nested in a large scar wrapped over her shoulder.
faces- Roma by maksid, via Flickr
romanistan la tentation d'exister meeting with a group of semi nomad