Enrique Castillo pounding coca
Enrique Castillo pounding coca, part of process of turning coca leaves into a powder that one inserts in one's cheek pouches "mambear," 1969-1970, Púmanaka buro, Boa River, Papurí River basin, Vaupés, Colombia
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Tucanoan Indians, Men's work, Coca leaf processing
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