sisal basket

Large Sisal Basket, Gray

Regular price $ 150.00
This hand-woven basket is crafted from natural sisal fibers in a range of vibrant colours found in the national dress of Kenya.The women from the the rural villages around Mount Kasigau in the southern part of Kenya – have made weaving beautiful baskets their livelihoods along with farming. Basket weaving has become increasingly important in the past years, as crops have been destroyed by elephants migrating through their fields to the Tsovo East National Park.

The quality of each basket is of the highest standard; colours may vary due to the natural dyes used, making each basket unique and one-of-a-kind.
Dimensions:  approx. 9" (22cm) d. x 11" (29cm) h