Incausa – Certified Responsive and Faire Trade – Mehinako People – Traditional Fishing Basket – 3 Sizes

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Indigenous Handcraft
Fishing (or fruit) basket

L: ø 35cm – 40cm, H12cm -15cm
XL: ø 46cm – 48cm, H15cm -17cm
XXL: ø 53cm – 55cm, H16cm -18cm

The Mehinako are indigenous people of Brazil.
They live in the Indigenous Park of the Xingu, located around the headwaters of the Xingu River Mato Grosso.
They currently reside in area around the Tuatuari and Kurisevo Rivers.

Known as dream interpreters, they make a deliberate effort to recall and interpret their dreams to help them guide their way through the day.
Population: 254 (in 2011)
Language: MehinAku, an Arawakan language.