Ideal for storage, carriage, or colorful decor, each Bolga basket makes an extraordinary impact. In one of the most impoverished areas of Ghana, women weavers are earning a sustainable income as they craft these distinctive elephant grass baskets using traditional techniques, patterns, and colors. Due to handmade nature, size may vary. Height listed includes handle.
In order to ship more efficiently, our artisan partners fold this basket for packing. To remove creases, slightly dampen the basket, reshape, and air dry. Dimensions: Sm: 7"h x 13"dia; Lg: 11"h x 14 1/4"dia.
*This item is available for local pickup/delivery only. If you'd like it shipped, extra shipping charges will apply.
Your purchase brings hope and opportunity to women in some of the poorest parts of Bangladesh, many of whom are widows, single mothers or heads-of-household with little or no income. Handcrafting income helps these disadvantaged artisans improve their standard of living and send their children to school.