Friday, May 30, 2008

Door knockers in Guatemala

There are really beautiful door knockers in Antigua, Guatemala. Here are photos of doorknockers around the city. For more on my travels in Guatemala visit my travel blog at
(Door knockers with a lion head)

Ornate lion head door knocker

Lizard door knocker and hand of fatima bronze door knocker

An array of ornate door knockers

Bronze sun face door knocker

Demon faced door knocker
Another demon face door knocker
Beautiful door knocker of woman's face
Shiny bronze hand of fatima door knocker. I think this is a Moorish influence coming from the SPanish. These hand of fatima door knockers are also popular in Morocco and the Muslim world.
A lion doorknocker

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