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Ghana Baskets

Black Geometric Market Tote with Leather Handles

Swahili Modern

GH50B


  • Ghanaian totes woven from elephant grass are always popular choices among conscious shoppers because they not only provides practicality but a chic style! This one, with its black geometric designs, features soft black leather-wrapped handles for comfort.

    The totes are tightly woven and can stand up to years of usage while still remaining beautiful. 

    Measures 16"L x 7"W x 18"T.

  • The weaving of "market baskets" in Ghana has been a traditional skill for many generations. Because the soil around Bolgatanga is not fertile enough to sustain agriculture, the people of the region rely upon handicraft products to supplement their income. The baskets sold by Swahili Modern are Fair Trade and are a reliable source of income for women weavers and their families.

Vendor: Swahili Modern



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