African Elephant Grass Eco Shoppers Basket (b)
OVAL THIN EDGE ELEPHANT GRASS BASKET
An oval shaped basket handwoven by artisans in West Africa from Kinkanhe straw with generous leather handles. Ideal for the markets, beach and for picnics. Also great for storage as it features a flat base so it won't fall over.
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 40cm long x 22cm high.
Material Hand-woven Kinkanhe grass with a leather detailing.