In this handsome composition – an oversize macaws basket – these stylized birds allude to macaws on flight among scattered foliage. The underneath holds a design surprise – a mandala-like termination of the main design swirling down around a green-toned geometric element (perfect for display on a glass shelf).
Hand woven from split chunga palm leaf and natural dyes by the indigenous Wounaan of Panama. Such design themes are drawn from the flora and fauna of the Wounaan’s territory in the Darien region of Panama. This particular basket’s stitch technique is the corrugated ‘roll stitch’