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Barbados Woman with Head Made from a Coconut (Close Up)

Barbados Woman with Head Made from a Coconut (Close Up)

Hand made Bajan woman. Her figure is enhanced with foam, and she is wearing a cotton print dress. Her body structure is made with a rope that is supported by wire. Her head is a coconut, with hand painted facial features. This figure stands 14 inches (36 cm) tall.

For the story, visit George Washington Visits Barbados

Galleries: Adult, Barbados, Caribbean, Natural Materials
Keywords: Bajan, Barbados, Caribbean, cloth, coconut, female, handcrafted, head tie, island, painted, print fabric, rope, wire, woman
Photo Location: FCIT Photo Studio, Tampa, FL
Photographer: Dr. Ann E. Barron
Date of Photo: 05/30/2013
Device Make: Canon
Device Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure Time: 0.05
F Number: 11
Original Dimensions: 3744×5616
Picture Orientation: Portrait
GPS Coordinates: 28°3'40.85"N 82°24'36.26"W
Picture Number: 22974