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Old 06-14-2019, 11:05 AM
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Originally Posted by md2000 View Post
some HG societies were sufficiently sedentary and lived in sufficiently bountiful conditions, it appears, that some members of the group could become obese enough that it suggests they were limited in mobility. I can't imagine a 300-lb woman living a nomadic lifestyle, but this suggests the artist had seen one close to that condition. (and she didn't need feet, ha ha)
Steatopygian Khoisan women had no problem maintaining a nomadic lifestyle.