Yakutia Russia woman costume in 19th century.

Traditional, Yakutia, Russia, costume, Sakha, clothing,
Yakut woman.

Yakutia Russia woman costume in 19th century.

Femme Yakoute.

Sakha (Yakutia) is a republic in the north-eastern part of Asian Russia. Sakha is the largest federal territory of the Russian Federation and the largest sub-state territorial unit in the world.

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