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Oversize Bolga Basket with Black Rim & Leather Handle

Swahili Modern


  • This beautiful oversize basket is woven from natural strands of thick, tough elephant grass with a dyed black rim and soft leather handle for contrast and comfort. This amply sized basket makes a statement wherever it is used or displayed.

    Measures 16"T x 24"D.

  • Master weaver Tahiru owns a workshop in Bolga that is connected to his home. Having collaborated with high-end designers for a number of American companies, Tahiru is a skilled weaver who has taught both men and women to make bolga baskets of a truly exceptional quality. His generous spirit and talent has allowed many impoverished farmers in the area to attain a sustainable way of living.

Vendor: Swahili Modern

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