makenge basket - vintage
These vintage Makenge baskets are handwoven from the root of the African Makenge bush and dyed with natural plant extracts. They come from a remote village in the western provence of Zambia and had been used for winnowing grain and holding water. Signs of age and imperfection is what makes it so beautiful and interesting.
Handmade in Zambia
Makenge Bush root
Each piece is unique and we cannot guarantee you will receive an item identical to what is shown online.
Small approximately 40cm diameter $210
Large approximately 50cm diameter $230