Morocco is blessed with rich and varied flora, which has allowed basketwork to flourish since prehistoric times. Originally, basketwork was only done by men, whereas today most master craftsmen are women. A variety of fibres are used in traditional Moroccan basketry. This item is made out of raffia. According to the master craftsmen who make them, basketry objects are poems composed of strands and threads instead of words. This beautiful raffia table lamp with fringes of premium quality will definitely add character to your room.