This type of craft is carved and painted by artisans from the state of Guerrero, in southern Mexico. The boxes are famous for their intricate designs and citrusy aroma.
This type of bark paper has played an important part in the cultural life of Mexico. Before the Spanish Conquest, the indigenous peoples of Mexico used amate to keep their records.
The world-famous Mexican rag doll has a wide face, a traditional indigenous dress, braids and colorful ribbons.