ID # panplara5
Copyright 2001 - Jean-Philippe Soule
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Country: Panama   /   Village: Puerto Lara
Ethnic Group: Embera & Wounan   /   Feature: Beauty & Clothing

Caption:

Here a young woman paints her younger sister who has just returned home from school. Villagers alternate between traditional dress and western clothes yet there is little modesty. Most women in the community are topless.

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