Blue and Green Pot Basket from Ghana.
Pot baskets are exclusively woven in the Bolgatanga region in Northern Ghana. They are made from elephant grass, a tropical grass that grows in the African grasslands. Elephant grass is dyed, dried, twined and woven into a basket. Grass straws are carefully selected by the weaver before weaving. It takes 3 days to weave a pot basket. Due to the handcrafted nature, each basket of the same style may vary by a few inches.
This basket is handwoven with natural, blue, black and green elephant grass. Basket measures 8" in height and 9" in diameter. Store fruit, vegetables or use as a planter basket. This basket has beautiful shades of blue and green to add to a neutral space. This is a handcrafted item, so product may vary slightly in color and craft from the images. Due to the handcrafted nature, each basket may vary by a few inches.
These baskets are made by artisans in Bolga, Ghana.