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Aqua Pixel Prayer Mat Grain Baskets

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Brand: Swahili Imports, Inc.

SKU: sen1v2v3v

Availability: In Stock

Origin: Senegal

Size: [L] 15-16"D x 5"T [M] 14"D x 4"T [S] 11.5-12"D x 3"T

Materials: Typha (cattail) stalks, plastic

Wolof women in rural Senegal craft beautiful baskets from cattail stalks and long strips of plastic salvaged from the production of plastic mats. Traditionally, such baskets were used to winnow grain and store food and other articles in the home, but modern synthetic materials update the baskets with eye-popping color.

Our Pixel baskets feature squares of aqua blue against a white background. These striking and useful baskets are sold singly in three sizes and complement many of our other baskets and hampers from Senegal.

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