Hausa Cowrie Shell Basket | Nigeria
These Hausa baskets are handmade in Nigeria. The basket is made from leather and grass and decorated with cream cowrie shells. Cowrie shells are a symbol of wealth and containers with cowrie shells usually indicate valuable content.
Each shell basket will vary slightly in design due to their handmade nature, if you have a preference on style please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOW TO STYLE
Style on its own with a range of other accessories or use as a plant pot. If using as a pot, we recommend, watering and allow the plant to drain fully outside of the basket and placing a plastic tray at the bottom of the basket to catch any excess water for longevity.
Height from 20-22cm
Diameter from 22-28cm
If we do not have the item in stock lead times may vary as these pieces are specially curated. Please email us at email@example.com and we can advise the lead time for new stock and availability to pre-order.