These woven strainers are used by the Matsés for making 'chapo' - a drink made from bananas.
See more about Matsés village life at our expedition report here.
Size: diameter approximately 44cm and 3cm depth. - Please note: All baskets are one of a kind and may differ slightly to photo.. this is the beauty.
This fair-trade exchange is organised and directly coordinated with the Matsés leadership with help and facilitation from the brilliant Acaté Amazon Conservation. This artisanal fair trade develops sustainable, regular and longterm economic opportunities directly benefiting the Matsés. The Matsés could not be more excited and enthusiastic for this project, which is being directly coordinated by the Matsés leadership with the support of Acaté.