LARGE ELEPHANT GRASS BASKET

$87.00
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A generous sized basket handwoven by artisans in West Africa from Kinkanhe straw. Ideal for trips to the market and beach or for storage around the home. Features large leather handles - available in short and long.

Bolga basket weaving is a Ghanaian craft from the Bolgatanga region. Kinkanhe or elephant grass surrounds waterholes and once harvested is soaked in water and then twisted together in small bunches to increase durability. 

Note: As this is a handmade product, there will be variations in size and colour and subtle imperfections that only add to its character and unique appeal. 

Size Roughly 30cm high (to bottom of handles) x 45cm long x 30cm wide. 
        Short handles roughly 20cm long. Long handles roughly 35cm long.

Material Hand-woven Kinkanhe grass with a leather detailing.

Care To reshape, simple wet and shape then dry in the sun. Shake outside to remove dust or dirt.

Origin Bolgatanga, Ghana.

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