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Ohio Handcrafted Amish Lady Wearing Black Bonnet and Shaw (Close Up)

Ohio Handcrafted Amish Lady Wearing Black Bonnet and Shaw (Close Up)

Close up of Ohio Amish Woman. Her head is made from a wood ball. She is wearing a black cotton cap, and black rayon shawl. When in public, Amish women usually wear a black bonnet and shawl. This is in accordance with the Bible that states that woman should be discreet, humble, modest, etc. Amish women never wear jewelry. Tag: "Baltic Mills, Baltic Ohio." The figure is 9 inches (23 cm) tall.

For the story, visit An Amish Barn-Raising

Galleries: Female, North America, Wood
Keywords: Amish, Bible, Ohio, apron, black hat, bonnet, cap, faceless, hand made, handcrafted, neutral color, plain, shawl, straw basket, stuffed, traditional, washboard, wood, wood head, woven straw
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: 1.8
Original Dimensions: 3744×5616
Picture Orientation: Portrait
GPS Coordinates: 28°3'40.85"N 82°24'36.26"W
Picture Number: 23263