Medium African Bolga Ghana Market Basket| Dye Free 11"-13" AcrossGRM022
Approximately 11"-13" Across x 10" Tall (plus handle)
This colorful Bolga market basket gets its name from the region of Ghana where abundant veta vera grass is woven to create these hardy, useful African baskets.
This Natural Bolga market basket are made by Artisans in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana weave these beautiful and durable baskets from thick, tough elephant grass. Bolga basket is a very popular size for children, shoppers, busy mothers and picnic planners worldwide. Bolga baskets stand up to use, practical, sustainable, remain functional, and beautiful for years. Handwoven in Ghana made from local elephant grass. Each basket is one of a kind, in a unique pattern, and the leather wrapped handle adds to the durability. Incredibly sturdy and versatile basket is the perfect home accessory, plant pot, toy basket, Easter egg basket, or market basket.
- You will receive the exact basket pictured above.
- The leather wrapped handle adds to the durability.
- Dye Free Basket (natural) with leather handle
- Perfect for shopping at your favorite market
- Each order comes with basket shaping instructions
This item is fairly made in Africa. Each artisan is able to work from the comfort of their own home and community. The fair payment they receive will not be reduced by traveling expenses, childcare costs or haggled prices. The artisans use their earnings to put food on the table and pay educational expenses for their children.
Basket Preparation: Spray water and let it air dry. Video on how to reshape the baskets: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wOdYBPr93PM
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I was so pleased when the basket I ordered arrived. The craftsmanship was excellent as the basket was so well made. I will be coming back to your website the next time I need a basket.
This is a gorgeous well made basket. I'm pleased with the packaging and very quick shipping by the seller. I'll certainly return if I need another Bolga. Well done, indeed
Item was just what I needed and expected! Works perfectly to hold my crocheting yarn!