[Underside of Pulpo Swimming in Coral silk-stitch Wounaan Hösig Di basket via RainforestBaskets.com.]
[Full view of Pulpo Swimming in Coral basket via RainforestBaskets.com.]
Stylistically, the basket patterns are typically head-spinning geometrics or pictorials with vibrant birds and florals representative of rural Latin America. Shown above, though, is an octopus swimming in coral -- so highly stylized that it almost blurs the line between geometric and organic pattern.
[Cultural Black and White via RainforestBaskets.com.]
[Panama basket from H. I. Price II Fine Art.]