4th February 1874
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Jean Baptiste Debret
Caption, (left),"marchand de sambouras" ("sambouras" trader); (right), "vendeur de palmito" (vendor of "palmito"); sambouras/sambura is an Amerindian basket made of vines or a wild-growing cane that resembles bamboo. History of Exploration, Brazil, 19th century. An illustration from Picturesque and Historical Voyage to Brazil by Jean Baptiste Debret, 1835.
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