Sepik Basket

Baskets are woven in different styles and shapes and it differs from province to province. The material used to weave baskets likewise is different for each provinces.
The two types of baskets we have in stock come from Manus and Sepik provinces of Papua New Guinea. Sepik basket is weaved out from a grass that grows along the banks of the mighty Sepik river and the Manus basket is weaved out from a tree bark.
 
Baskets like bilums are use for carrying personal effects. The baskets listed in this page are from  East Sepik province of Papua New Guinea.
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 17X 17 inches (W XH). Handle lenght is 14 inches
Large Sepik Basket
 

 16 X 136inches (W X H). Handle lenght 9  inches
Large Sepik Basket

 15 X 14 inches ( W X H). Handle lenght 9 inches
Cute Sepik Basket.

12 X 11 inches (W X H). Handle length 16 inches
Cute cotton Bilum

 13 X 12 inches (W X H). Handle length 14 inches
Anther cute cotton Bilum

 13 X 12 inches (W X H). Handle length 14.5 inches
Another Cotton Bilum

 22 X 14 inches ( W X H). Handle lenght 8 inches
Round Basket

 19 X 12 inches ( W X H). Handle lenght 8 inches
A cute basket       

13 X 12 inches (W X H). Handle length 14.5 inches
Cute Basket

13 X 5 inches (W X H). Handle length 13 inches
Nice cute Basket
 

11 X 6 inches (W X H). Handle length 14 inches
Cute Sepik Basket

11 X 10 inches (W X H). Handle length 13.5 inches 
A Cute Basket

13 X 12 inches (W X H). Handle length 6.5 inches 
Cute Sepik Basket
 

15 X 13 inches (W X H). Handle length 10 inches
Another Sepik Basket

14 X 12 inches (W X H). Handle length 16 inches 
Another Sepik Basket