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Brand: Swahili Imports, Inc.
Availability: In Stock
Size: [Small] 11"L x 8"W x 2"T [Medium] 13"L x 10"W x 2.5"T [Large] 16"L x 12"W x 3.5"T
Materials: Typha (cattail) stalks, plastic
Wolof women in rural Senegal craft these mellow striped oval baskets from cattail stalks and strips of plastic used in the production of outdoor mats. Weaving baskets allows the women of the household to contribute to the family's income while preserving traditional craft forms.
Sold as a set of three baskets. Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.