Extremely durable and beautiful. Made by hand using locally harvested cattail stalks and strips of plastic used to make prayer mats, the rural Wolof women in nine Senegalese villages are working together to create beautiful handcrafted baskets to bring supplemental income to their households by weaving baskets between their daily duties.
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Size: 13" diameter, 15" tall
Materials: Cattail stalks, plastic strips
Handmade in Senegal
Materials: cattail, recycled plastic.