Country: Guatemala   /   Village: San Rafael Petzal
Ethnic Group: Maya   /   Feature: Portraits


Grizzled with age and weathered by the sun, this old man still cuts a dashing figure in the traditional garb of Petzal. The dark shawl, hand-woven red striped shirt and crimson sash tied around his head are unique to his village. Even with a hat, he squints to protect his eyes from the early morning sun.

ID # guatepetzal8b
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