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Mata Ortiz, Mexico

Rundown storefronts and unpaved roads don't convey the full character of Mata Ortiz, in northern Mexico. Many of the locals are potters. A 2012 listing put the number at 500 -- in a village of 2,100.
Alison DaRosa
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