Three Burmese women members of a circus play cards as they wear the brass neck and leg rings traditionally worn by Padaung women since childhood and which cannot be removed, London, January (Photo by Keystone).
Marella Agnelli (née Princess Caracciolo) accompanied by her husband, Gianni Agnelli, at the “Black and White Ball” legendary masked ball organized by Truman Capote in Grand Ballroom of New York City's Plaza Hotel.
Padaung people (Kayan or Long Neck) are humanity's heritage and one of the greatest treasures of our world. The Padaung are an ethnic minority in Myanmar; and part of the Kayan tribe. Note: extant Padaung people have migrated to western Thailand.