Artisans Solidaires Kasserine
HALFA PLATTER WITH HANDLES
This shallow platter was hand-woven using halfa, a sturdy grass prevalent in northern Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The Artisans Solidaires Kasserine use local materials and ancient techniques endemic to the region to create simple, durable baskets. Meet the artisan collective >
100% natural fibers handwoven
1 1/2”H x 14 1/2”D; 15 3/4 with handles
Care: Clean with a soft sponge and dish soap. Do not submerge under water. Do not use in the microwave or dishwasher.
Based in the Kasserine region of Tunisia along the Algerian border, this collective of mostly women artisans uses natural materials and ancestral techniques to create baskets, rugs and pottery imbued with local terroir. Their pieces are inspired by the patterns and shapes of the traditional Tunisian home updated for modern aesthetics.