Yura Kurku

By The Ayni Way


Yura Kurku – Water Reed Handwoven Basket.Yura Kurku means “trunk” in Quechua.

These unique water reed baskets are designed and handwoven in Otavalo. The reed itself comes from an indigenous community that lives close to the nearby San Pablo lake. Extremely lightweight, durable and designed by The Ayni Way’s resident artisans. Perfect for picnics and general shopping around.

Amazonian seed used for button. Leather used for bin cover, and details, is sourced from communities in the Imbabura province of Ecuador.

The basket has an oval/rectangle base with a length of 33cm, 16cm in width and a height of 32cm.

Adjustable leather strap for multiple shoulder and handheld settings.

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