Half kottans are shallow multi purpose baskets which can be used to store personal accessories, jewellery, make up kits , embroidery kits etc. It can also serve as an ideal container for presenting gifts. These baskets come as a set of 3 and are available in various colour combinations with varied weave patterns. This particular basket sports a linear check pattern in vibrant colours further adorned with threads wound around its rim.Â
The Kottan tradition has been associated with the Aachis of the Chettinad region in Tamilnadu and has many weaves and designs that are used to make these exquisite baskets.
Size is given for a medium sized basket. S- 10cm x 10cm x 7.5cm; L - 15cm x15cm x10cm.
Slight variations in color, weave and weight are inevitable and part of the basket's 'handmadeâ€™ character rather than faults.