French hand-painted tole wastebasket with reticulated rim. Deep
green crackled background with a large bouquet of pink flowers. Signed by the artist. Original used condition a few scuffs. Age wear.
Tightly woven natural fiber basket with lid from
Rwanda, called an Agaseke. Made from vegetable fibers of sisal and papyrus trees soaked in the water to make them soft, then pounded with stones and dried. Minor age wear, fading.