These over sized baskets are hand woven by skilled artisans in Bolgatonga. They are beautiful as art work adding colour, texture and shape if you would like to add a focal point to any room this is surely a good and inexpensive way to do it.
How the basket got it’s name?
In Bolgatanga, the usual dowry paid as a bride price is two cows. Jemima Akologo wants ten cows … and she was the first one to weave this type of basket in Bolgatanga. We reckon that she is worthy …