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3 Foolproof Tips When Choosing Authentic African Tonga Baskets

When it comes to authenticity, we’re talking about African Tonga baskets that are painstakingly handmade by the Tonga women in Zambia. The kind that’s not mass produced in a factory somewhere for export. Each one is weaved using age-old traditions that have been passed on from generation to generation. Discerning buyers put value on that. They prefer authentic Tonga baskets to show their appreciation for the workmanship that these local artists do. Add to that fact is the cultural integrity of owning an authentic piece in one’s home. So if you have you been fiddling with the idea of buying an authentic Tonga basket lately, but don’t exactly know what factors to look for, these will help. http://www.blissbloomblog.com/2012/09/the-look-basket-wall-display.html Check the...

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