Cakes of tobacco leaves
Cakes of tobacco leaves, previously heated in a pot until soft, then put in round bark formers - with the cakes pierced with a series of holes to aid drying in the sun. 1970, Púmanaka buro, Boa River, Papurí River basin, Vaupés, Colombia
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Tobacco, Men's work
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