Men in background working with wood
Men in background working with wood. Notice newly repaired thatch on longhouse roof. Cylindrical percussion instrument used in festivals hanging in foreground. 1969-1970, location unknown, Vaupés, Colombia
Type of WorkImage
Ceremonial objects, Longhouses (multiple dwellings), Tucanoan Indians, Men's work
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