Manioc mash inside a large basket
Manioc mash inside a large basket, covered with leaves of the yarumo (Pourouma cecropiaefolia) tree, probably being left to ferment in preparation for a festival. 1969-1970, Púmanaka buro, Boa River, Papurí River basin, Vaupés, Colombia
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Cassava, Festivals, Food
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