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Margery H. Freeman
Date created
September 28, 1984
Tukche, Nepal
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A bamboo pot used to churn butter 'tea' in western mountain, Nepal

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In Tukche, Nepal, a bamboo and brass pot used to churn butter tea. Butter tea is a traditional Tibetan drink in the high mountains in Nepal.

Butter tea is made from strong black tea churned with fresh butter and salt.