CARRYING BASKET BY XAVANTE PEOPLE
Pieces like these have been made by the Xavantes Women for centuries or thousands of years.
Traditionally used to carry personal belongings in long pilgrimages. They are also greatly used as storage baskets. And heritage art piece.
Material: Wild Buriti Palm leaf.
Batch from Aldeia Cacula, Xavante inside Pimentel Barbosa Reserve, Mato Grosso, Brazil.