Tonga basket – 62 cm (Z 295)

49.50 (Price including tax)

The Tonga baskets are made by Tonga women in the northern region (Binga) of Zimbabwe. The baskets are made from Illala palm leaves and their colours are mostly derived from natural dyes extracted from roots and bark. Tonga baskets are traditionally used for carrying grain.

Tonga baskets are very artsitic and can be used for decorating your wall. Every basket is unique. You’ll receive the basket shown in the photograph.

This basket was made in Mdingura village.
Crafter: Florence

Height basket: 8 cm
Diameter: 62 cm

Your purchase helps the weavers and their families in establishing independent, sustainable livelihoods. The Arts for Africa foundation makes sure that the weavers get a fair price.

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Weight 0.5 kg
Zimbabwe basket