Tutsi Style and Other African Style Hand-Woven Basketry
Tutsi style (Rwanda, Burundi, and Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central and South Africa)
Lidded basket, late 20th century
Woven natural fibers
Moroccan style (North Africa)
Coiled basket bowl with mariposa stitching, mid to late 20th century
Woven natural fibers including split palm
Zulu style (South Africa)
Olla basket, late 20th century
Sweet grass bundle coil with over running Peruvian stitch
from the collection of artists Lenore and Robert Szesko (Chicago, Illinois).
- areas of breakage and fraying to the fiber.
- measures Moroccan style bowl.