Made by Bolga Basket Weavers
This beautiful hand-woven basket looks just as stunning on your arm as it does when it’s filled to the brim with freshly cut blooms. This basket is is the perfect companion for your next trip to the market, grocery store or picnic excursion.
* Approximately 16.5" long, 10" wide, 12" 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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