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Depending on the type of lid these African baskets have, they are referred to as either Ukhambas or Isichumo. Each Zulu basket is handcrafted from Ilala palm.

Bolga Baskets - Gorgeous Gambibgo Pot Baskets, Great for storage or just to look pretty. Woven by skilled artisans in Ghana, Africa. #interiortrends2016 #africanbaskets

Bolga Baskets - Gorgeous Gambibgo Pot Baskets, Great for storage or just to look pretty. Woven by skilled artisans in Ghana, Africa.

African Basket - Zulu Ilala Palm - Ukhamba - 10 Inches Tall - #56412

Uniquely Handwoven from Ilala Palm and grass, these baskets are wonderful examples of Zulu basket weaving.

Africa | Basket by Zulu master weaver Beauty Ngxongo. ca. 1991, South Africa. | Beauty is well known for her 'isichumo' baskets, a water tight vessel.

How basketry preserved a people

‘Lidded Basket’ by Beauty Ngxongo by 18 inches, fibers, Decades ago, a neighbor taught Ms. Ngxongo how to make these traditional Zulu watertight containers. Now her work is shown in museums worldwide. Courtesy of the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art

Pinterest Predicts 2016′s Big Home Design Trends (Sorry Subway Tile and Rose Gold. You Had a Good Run)

Pinterest Predicts 2016′s Big Home Design Trends (Sorry Subway Tile and Rose Gold. You Had a Good Run)

Africa | Zulu Ilala Palm Baskets - Ukhamba | South Africa

Depending on the type of lid these African baskets have, they are referred to as either Ukhambas or Isichumo. Each Zulu basket is handcrafted from Ilala palm.

Africa | Lidded Zulu Basket.  South Africa

Zulu basket - ach basket is hand woven from indigenous fibers dyed with natural substances. This fine basket measures tall by in diameter.

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Depending on the type of lid these African baskets have, they are referred to as either Ukhambas or Isichumo. Each Zulu basket is handcrafted from Ilala palm.

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