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

Caption:

The crimson hair band and raised coiffure is unique to the village of Santiago Chimaltenango. Their red huipil with woven blue and yellow geometric patterns is one of the most intricate and time-consuming designs from the entire Altiplano.

ID # guatechimal15
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