Mariquina and unknown young woman painting themselves with achiote
Mariquiña and unknown young woman painting themselves with achiote in preparation for a festival, possibly at a longhouse on the Tiquié River. 1969-1970. Vaupés, Colombia
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Body painting, Festivals, Tucanoan Indians
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