Giraffe Women

Thousands of years ago, when attacks on tribes in many parts of the world was common, women in the Kayani tribes of Burma (now Myanmar) began to melt down their valuables & coil them around their necks, arms, and ankles in order to keep their treasure safe.

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In the event of an attack, they would be able to escape with all their valuables in tow.

Ingenious, huh?

🙂

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