Country: Guatemala   /   Village: Santiago Chimaltenango
Ethnic Group: Maya   /   Feature: Markets

Caption:

This woman nurses her young child and sits patiently for hours at the market of Santiago Chimaltenango hoping to sell a few eggs. In Guatemala women often breastfeed their children until they are three or four years old.

ID # guatechimal10
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