Country: Guatemala   /   Village: Santiago de Atitlan
Ethnic Group: Maya   /   Feature: Markets

Caption:

The thickly coiled head-band, like a crown, is unique to Santiago Atitlan. You can easily identify women from this community from far away. Up close you will see intricately embroidered animals interspersed throughout the entire huipil.

ID # guatesatitlan2
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