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"Mochilas" are handmade artisan bags made by the Arhuaca natives from the Sierrra Nevada Mountains of Colombia. Mochilas are very popular all over Colombia and can be seen sold by the locals in shops or the streets. Pictured here, the Mochilas are displayed out on the street in a busy area to be sold. The customers can easily browse through and pick their favorite colorway.
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||Sept. 8, 2017, 8:35 p.m.