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Psychedelic Culture Tripped Circa 500 A.D.

Mind-altering substances were all the rage 1,500 years ago, at least among certain elite members of a South American society.

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Cueva del Chileno, viewed from the west. | Antiquity Publications Ltd.
Ritual bundle recovered from Cueva del Chileno: a) leather bag or atado; b) large snuffing tablet; c) small snuffing tablet; d) camelid-bone spatulas; and e) vegetable and camelid fiber fragments. | Antiquity Publications Ltd.