Members of Pumanaka buro
Members of Púmanaka buro, Bará longhouse settlement, in front of partially constructed house for Jean Jackson, soon after her arrival, two men are thatching roof. Late 1968, Boa River, Papurí River basin, Vaupés, Colombia
Type of WorkImage
Architecture, Thatching, Longhouses (multiple dwellings), Tucanoan Indians, Anthropology -- Fieldwork, Bara Indians
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