Midnight and Natural Checkered Bolga Basket


Artisans in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana weave these beautiful and durable baskets from thick, tough elephant grass. Bolga baskets are perhaps the most iconic of handmade African baskets, so it's no surprise that they are loved and well-used in homes everywhere. Talented weavers in Bolgatanga, Ghana, apply their skill to turn stiff stalks of elephant grass into these beautiful works of functional art.

A popular choice among green shoppers, busy mothers and picnic planners worldwide, Bolga baskets are handwoven and stand up to use and abuse and remain functional and beautiful for years.

This natural basket features a leather-wrapped handle. 

Dimensions: 15"L x 15"W x 15"H
Crafted from: Elephant grass, dye, leather
Made in: Ghana