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Multi-Tonal Star Fruit Basket

$ 42.50 $ 50.00

Using naturally dyed sweet grasses, sisal, papyrus and bamboo these colorful traditional peace basket are essential to daily life for the people of Rwanda. This time honored art form is used for everything from wedding gifts to child naming ceremonies, the baskets are even featured on the national currency. 

This basket from Gahaya Links combines rich chocolate brown, rust, powder blue and natural tones with a classic star pattern. It would be a proud addition to any home and could also be given as a meaningful gift to someone special in your life.  

"Our folk art expresses the appreciation and preservation of traditional Rwandan art passed on from one generation to the other. It's also important because the women of Rwanda are using the work as a means to earn a living for their families." - Janet Nkubana, Gahaya Links

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