Polvo Paulinia

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Title

Polvo Paulinia

Description

Extracted from the Brazilian tree, Guarana, the drug stored in this jar was believed by the Indians to be useful in the prevention and cure of bowel complaints. It was taken by the Indians after being mixed with food or drinks.

Identifier

aj48_1

Citation

“Polvo Paulinia,” Exhibits, accessed December 13, 2017, http://utswlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/151.