Ethiopian vintage Woven Gambela Basket Canoe-Shaped African Art Décor Baskets


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vintage African Basket from Ethiopia, Gambela Region Special vintage bread basket handmade in Ethiopia
This woven Boat Shaped basket comes in a variety of brown towns.
very good condition has some shelf wear and wear on ends

Perfect for serving bread or fruit.

Baskets play a major role in Ethiopian culture and society and are seen
as functional, decorative, and sacred items throughout the country

made only by the Anyuak people in the city of Gambela, usually old women and widows. Makes a great bread basket!

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Type of Object:            Basket
Country of Origin:    Ethiopia
People:                            Anyuak
Materials:                     Grasses Dyes

 Approximate Age:     1990
                                    Height: 3 Inches
Other Dimensions:       Width: 7 Inches
                                        Depth: 20 Inches
Overall Condition:     very good