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'Ngetwa 3' herbal medicine, Tanzania, 2005.

'Ngetwa 3' herbal medicine, Tanzania, 2005.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm


Packet of Ngetwa herbal medicine for 'the treatment of many diseases'. Popular herbal medicines are mass-produced and foil-packed for a longer shelf life and a modern look. This example was made by Traditional Medicine Research of Kyela, Tanzania.

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