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Turks and Caicos Handcrafted Lady from Palm Leaves with Hat and Skirt (Close Up)

Turks and Caicos Handcrafted Lady from Palm Leaves with Hat and Skirt (Close Up)

This close up picture shows the details of the lady's face and arms, that are woven from fiber and palm leaves. Her face has blue fiber for the eyes and nose, and red fiber for the mouth. She has colored beads at the end of her long dark braids. This figure stands 16 inches (41 cm) tall.

For the story, visit Islands in the Sea

Galleries: Caribbean, Hat, Statue, Turks and Caicos Islands
Keywords: Caicos, Caribbean islands, Turks, braids, colored beads, fiber, handcrafted, straw, woven
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: 20
Original Dimensions: 3744×5616
Picture Orientation: Portrait
GPS Coordinates: 28°3'40.85"N 82°24'36.26"W
Picture Number: 22933