|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||August 1987|
|Early Date:||Aug 1987|
|Late Date:||Aug 1987|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Charles Briggs, 1987|
Woven cylinder. Used to process prussic acid from bitter manioc tuber by squeezing water with acid out of grated manioc fiber. Work done by women. Introduction of manioc to Warao is recent, product of missionary activity. Traditionally starch is provided by moriche palm. Aruhubu. Made by Jose Antonio Perez.
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