Iringa Basket No.2

$94.00

BY Mararamiro

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Size: Large 35cm

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Originating from the Hehe tribe in Tanzania's Iringa region, these baskets are a testament to the intricate artistry and enduring traditions of the local artisans. Skillfully woven using locally-sourced natural fibers, each basket is a unique piece, showcasing the delicate balance between strength and elegance that characterizes Hehe craftsmanship. The tight weave ensures durability, while the natural hues and subtle patterns reflect the earthy beauty of the Tanzanian landscape.

Perfect for a variety of uses, from stylish storage solutions to charming decorative accents, these Iringa baskets effortlessly blend functionality with cultural artistry.
Dimensions

Small
Height: 30 cm
Diameter: 30 cm

Large
Height: 35 cm
Diameter: 35 cm

Materials & Construction

Locally-sourced natural fibers. Includes a blend of grasses, reeds, and/or vines indigenous to the Iringa region of Tanzania

Responsible Design

The use of locally-sourced, renewable natural fibers in their creation not only minimizes environmental impact but also supports the preservation of traditional Hehe weaving techniques. By choosing these baskets, you are contributing to the economic empowerment of the Iringa artisans and promoting the use of eco-friendly materials in art and design.

Care Instructions

Dust regularly with a soft brush or cloth.
Avoid prolonged exposure to direct sunlight to maintain natural colors.
Keep away from moisture and damp areas to prevent damage to fibers.
Handle gently to preserve the basket's structure and intricate weave.

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