Round Raffia Basket | BLUE BURST - The Estate of Things

Round Raffia Basket | BLUE BURST

$ 29.00

Traditional “rippling star” pattern in dark blue and cream forms this Ugandan basket. The interior core of each coil is banana fiber, around which raffia palm is wrapped. With each wrapping, the fiber is threaded through the previous coil to form the basket. The artisans who make this basket live amidst some of the worst poverty in the world. Basket-making is their most marketable skill.

  • Raffia palm and banana fiber
  • 12Dx3H inches
  • Made in Uganda

TEOT is proud to partner with vendors that demonstrate a 100% commitment to Fair Trade in all business activities.

When you purchase this product, you can rest assured that the maker was paid a fair wage by the standards of the developed country where it was purchased. These ideals are rooted in the pursuit of greater justice in world trade.

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$ 29.00
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