16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Wa woman selling silk.
The Wa people are a Chinese ethnic minority that live mainly in Yunnan Province. Wa women enlarge the holes in their ear lobes as big as the thickness of a thumb to hold big plugs of plain ivory or, more commonly, embossed silver.
|Photo Location:||Beijing, China|
|Camera:||Canon EOS 70D|
|Copyright:||© Vittoria Eugenia Rigutto|