Size: 8"L x 6"W x 1.5"T | Wolof women in rural Senegal craft these petite oval baskets from cattail stalks and strips of plastic used in the production of outdoor mats. Weaving baskets allows women to contribute to the family's income from the comfort of home while preserving a traditional craft form.
⟡ Virtuous Handicrafts is an online retailer of carefully curated, fair trade products from around the world. This particular basket is imported by Swahili Imports, a wonderful group who partners directly with the people who created this basket. ⟡
Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.
Materials: Cattail stalks, plastic
Handmade in Senegal