Slide ID

CV-81-175

_pkUnique ID

CV81175

Slide Date

1981

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Island

Santo Antoão

Province or Jurisdiction

CV81175

Date

1981

Description

Castor, also known as ricino, is a plant native to Cape Verde. Commonly referred to as castor, the seeds can be crushed to make castor oil. This is used in Cape Verde for hair conditioning and local medicine.

Keywords

castor oil; indigenous medicine; homeopathy;

Social Theme

agriculture

Copyright

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License ( https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ ). For more information contact Digital Initiatives at James P. Adams Library, (401) 456-8380, Rhode Island College, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence, RI, 02903, digitalcommons@ric.edu.

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1

Folder

5

Image Dimensions

3470 x 5254

Software

VueScan

Date Time Scanned

8-5-2012 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

3.5 MB

Document Type

Image

Coverage

Ribiero do Paùl

Keywords

castor oil; indigenous medicine; homeopathy;

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