Burgundy Twist Basket

Handmade in Uganda4803180

$29.00
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Description

Handmade beauty from Ugandan traditional artisans. The interior fiber forming the core of each coil is banana fiber, around which raffia palm is wrapped. With each wrapping, the fiber is threaded through the previous coil to form the basket. Raffia fibers are used in textiles, basket-making, rope-making, garden string, construction and for roofing.

Size and Details

  • Raffia palm, banana fiber
  • 13Dx3H inches
  • Made in Uganda

UPC Code: 732919453669

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  • Beautiful craftsmanship and color
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    I have a friend from South Africa and have been collecting African baskets for awhile. I want fair trade baskets, and ones made with beauty and skill. This basket is beautiful and I plan to display it on a wall with other baskets in my collection....

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Uganda Crafts 2000 Ltd.

Uganda Crafts 2000 Ltd.Uganda Crafts markets crafts for artisans and provides training in quality control, design and marketing. The organization also owns a retail store that provides employment for people with physical disabilities. Read more.

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  • Beautiful craftsmanship and color

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    I have a friend from South Africa and have been collecting African baskets for awhile. I want fair trade baskets, and ones made with beauty and skill. This basket is beautiful and I plan to display it on a wall with other baskets in my collection.

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