Antique Makenge root wedding basket
Antique Makenge root wedding basket
Antique Makenge root wedding basket
Antique Makenge root wedding basket

Antique Makenge root wedding basket

Regular price $96.00 Sale

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!

We have a limited selection of beautiful antique makenge baskets, collected from rural Zambian villages. Each basket has been repaired for continued use and clearly shows years of service. Designs will vary.