In 1991 the
at Teitipac said the statue is dedicated to the Virgen of Carmen
S. Simon Estoc wore her scapular during a drought and was rewarded with
a great rain. The people of Teitipac still pray to the Carmen for rain.
The habit is oversized.
The gesso has chipped away from the hair and from several areas of the face. The paint is coarse, the skin dark.
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