BUKEDO BASKET | STAR

$ 75.00

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Baskets from Africa | Made in Uganda

Hand woven basket made from banana leaf stalks and raffia in a black dye with a star design.

Traditionally used for serving food, these baskets are perfect for the kitchen or dining areas, or hang them on the wall.

Bukedo is the local term in Uganda for banana leaf stalks. Along with raffia that comes from palm trees, these materials are renewable, plentiful resources.  Baskets of Africa are proud members of the Fair Trade Federation.

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Description

Bukedo baskets are created by tightly wrapping smooth raffia over coils of bukedo stalks.  The brightly coloured dyes and inventive, progressive patterns make these handmade baskets popular for wall displays.

Product information.  Measures approximately 30 cm in diameter and 7 cm high. Due to its handcrafted nature, each basket varies slightly in size and design. Contains a loop on the back for hanging on the wall.

Care Instructions.  Spot clean only, full sunlight will fade the colours.

Baskets of Africa are proud members of the Fair Trade Federation, an organisation that shares the strong belief that indigenous people around the world should be compensated fairly for their amazing work.