Peru

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In the Town of Maras , a Lady sells traditional Andean dyes at the market. These natural, Peruvian dyes are used not only to enhance and embellish the color of an object or clothing, but are indicators of hierarchy and status. The process of searching for and extracting the dye is a rigorous activity.

In the Town of Maras , a Lady sells traditional Andean dyes at the market. These natural, Peruvian dyes are used not only to enhance and embellish the color of an object or clothing, but are indicators of hierarchy and status. The process of searching for and extracting the dye is a rigorous activity.

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