Made by Bolga Basket Weavers
Bohemian Market Basket - Burgundy
A popular choice among green shoppers, busy mothers, and picnic planners, this beautiful carryall will stand up to daily use for years. This basket is the perfect tote for your fresh farmers market goodies!
* Because this is a handcrafted item, each may vary slightly
* Approximately 16" long, 8" wide, 18" tall
Artisans in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana, West Africa, weave beautiful and durable baskets from thick, tough elephant grass. A classic icon of African craftsmanship, most Bolga baskets hold up to daily use for years on end. Today, Bolgatanga, known as the crafts center of Northern Ghana, with its surrounding villages comprise the largest producers of leather works and straw baskets in the country. Basket weaving around Bolgatanga in Upper East Region serves as an example of the craft skills of women in the north. The sales of these baskets have allowed many impoverished farmers in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana, West Africa to attain a sustainable way of living.
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