Dyed sisal fibers and sweet grass basket from Rwanda measuring approximately 5" diameter at top x 5-3/4" diameter at base x 13"" tall. Weaving is a part of the culture in Rwanda. Craftswomen, as well as men, use this timeless tradition to weave natural fibers into stunning one of a kind pieces rich in cultural meaning and purpose. Through this fair trade cooperative, they have income stability and the resulting self respect. Do not immerse in water. To clean, wipe with a wet cloth as needed.