Limba Market Basket

Handcrafted in Ghana   |   25151
*Backordered: 12/15/2022
$82.00

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Ideal for storage, carriage, or colorful decor, each handmade basket featuring soft neutrals and bold green makes an extraordinary impact. Women weavers in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana are earning a sustainable income as they craft these distinctive elephant grass baskets using traditional techniques, patterns, and colors. Due to handmade nature, size, shape, and color vary. Height listed includes leather-wrapped handle. Dimensions: 17"h x 11 1/2"dia.

Reshaping Your Bolgatanga Basket: Our artisan partners fold this basket in order to ship more efficiently. To remove creases and restore its shape, dampen basket with a spray bottle or other water source, or by submerging in water for 1 minute. Let it rest for 5 minutes to allow grass to absorb the moisture and become pliable. Bend and press the basket into shape - don't worry, it won't break. Allow it to air dry before use and enjoy your beautiful handwoven basket from Ghana!

PERSONAL ORDERS
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Orders must be placed by noon eastern to qualify for second day delivery.

Basket Weavers in Ghana

About the Artisan

Your purchase supports the indigenous livelihoods of Ghana's poorest residents, empowering them to earn a sustainable income through entrepreneurship and export of their crafts.

Since 2006, SERRV International has partnered with basket weavers in Ghana, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for our orders. Through sales of their products, more than 940 basket makers from 17 different communities near the city of Bolgatanga receive a fair... Read more...

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Nov 5, 2021  |  By Susan B Klein
I ordered this basket because I purchased and LOVED another like it. This new one has a bit smaller opening, which is NOT as good as the wider one.
Thanks.