kuna wave basket

$55

They are created by the ancient practice of weaving natural fibre such as  Veta vera grass (elephant grass), leather, Ilala Palm, Sisal, Seagrass and Cane reeds. The coastal wave Bolga Basket is a colorful and striking, functional work of art. Traditionally used as colanders, separating millet from water these baskets are exclusively woven by the indigenous Gurune people of the town of Bolgatanga, the crafts center of Ghana. The weavers create the pattern, texture and layers. Colors are created with natural organic vegetable and mineral dyes.

Whilst we maintain a high standard of production and quality control within the weaving groups, we equally celebrate the individual and their craft.

Impact

  • Heritage Craft

  • Eco-Materials

  • Woman Led

  • Handmade

  • Sustainable

The kuna wave basket wave makes a great gift basket to brighten up your home! These baskets are a traditional shape from the Bolgatanga region of Northern Ghana.

Use it to store everyday objects or your favorite houseplants. Our all-around handwoven baskets are stylish and functional, adding a natural vibe to just about any room. Display individually or pair it with other baskets for more impact. Each piece is fully handcrafted by artisans in Ghana. Every purchase goes towards empowering our artisan communities.

Baskets are woven from thick, tough elephant grass.

Our baskets are one of a kind, in a unique pattern.

 

Delivery is in 3-5 working days. For further enquiries, please do contact us directly and we will respond back within some few hours.


    Category: Baskets

    Origin: Ghana

    Composition: Elephant Grass

    Dimensions: 8"L x 10"W x 15"H (to top of tote), 24"H (to top of handles) - size may vary slightly

    Ships from: Ghana

Display indoors for longer lifespan. Best to keep dry. 

Due to the nature of materials and the handmade production process, no two pieces are exactly alike.

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