Antique Makenge Wedding Basket - 16" Round

In time-honored tradition, new brides in the Upper Zambesi region of Zambia receive a beautiful yet practical gift: a makenge root wedding basket. The heirloom is so durable that the same basket can be used and passed down in the family for over 100 years! This beautiful antique makenge basket is a one off collected from rural Zambian villages. Each basket has been repaired for continued use and clearly shows years of service. 

  • Dimensions: 16" Round x  4" High
  • Color: Natural / Brown
  • Material: Makenge root
  • Country of Origin: Zambia



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