Xingu Overview  |

The Xingu Ethnoarchaeological Project


General Project Photographs



Buriti River and fishing weir
Garden burning


Site vegetation Measuring excavation units




Type IA archaeological ceramics
Type IA archaeological ceramics (top) and modern (bottom)


Type IA ethnohistoric ceramics Type IA modern ceramic and metal replacement


Teaching GPS mapping
Kuikuru crew members mapping modern villages


Kuikuru crew members mapping archaeological sites GPS mapping of waterways



Ceramic production
Modern ceramic assemblage


Ethnohistoric ceramic vessel Modern veramic vessel



© 2008 Michael J. Heckenberger