The traditional clothes of Mongolians by Alessandra Meniconzi

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Pictured: The spectacular traditional clothes of Mongolian Nomads are showcased in a series of beguiling portrait shots.   These brightly coloured and bejewelled garments are handed down through generations.<br />
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Freelance photographer Alessandra Meniconzi travelled from her home in Lugano, Switzerland, to Central Mongolia to set up the shoot.   Ms Meniconzi said: "In the past the kings and queens and royalty of the Mongolian nomads used to wear these traditional clothes which are decorated with the beautiful jewels.  SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS<br />
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