Absolutely in aw of these handmade nene hanging baskets from Mexico. These baskets have been used as baby carriers by indigenous communities in Central Mexico since pre-Hispanic times – a tradition that continues in present day. The top strap is worn across the forehead, so that parents can carry their little ones on their backs, while getting their chores done.
We love to use these stunning pieces as wall art, a holder for magazines or dried flowers, in a bathroom or kitchen for hand + dish towels ...the list goes on! Available in three sizes.
Mini: Approximately 28cm wide x 16cm high
Medium: Approximately 50cm wide x 30cm high
Large: Approximately 65cm wide x 35cm high
Every piece is handmade and one-of-a-kind, so the shape, size and colour will vary per piece.
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Shipping is available domestic only. Combined shipping is available. Please contact me for revised shipping costs when purchasing more then one item.
Items are described and photographed to the best of my ability. All items are old, vintage, antique, etc and have some imperfections and flaws which are always noted in the items description. Please note I would not sell anything that I could not use myself. All items are completely functional and durable considering the time period in which they are from. In the rare case of a damaged item from shipping, Pictures of the damaged item are required for a full refund or replacement to be sent.