Olaus Magnus

Wood cut from Olaus Magnus

"Among the Sami, both men and women take part in hunting and fishing." Winter scene from Finnmark. Three sami with skis, participating in the hunt. One of them is a woman.
Woodcut from Olaus Magnus

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