Capitao Vasconcelos; Alta Xingu (Auety). Woman resting against the house post, with the house frame in the back. Note necklaces of imported beads, the band worn below the waist in worn by the married women only.
Woven rectangular textile with fairly dense embroidered pattern. The base is dyed a golden brown. The embroidered pattern is in three equal zones which run the length of the garment. The zones are separated and bordered by groups of 5-6 embroidered lines in black, pink, yellow, green, purple, orange, and blue. The central portion has black embroidered triangle and diamond patterns. The two outer portions have intricate black embroidery of interlo