Black Greek keys drop from a band of black stitches, surrounding the piece from top to bottom. A geometric design that has been remade by Ludia, who filled in the centers of these keys to create black squares.
A traditional motif that has become more contemporary in stark black and white, the Greek keys have been widened and create bands of geometric design.
Geometric motifs draw their inspiration from multiple sources, including pre-Colombian textiles, ceramics and rock art. Baskets woven with these designs are often referred to as cultural, due to the fact that a large part of their inspiration stems from body paintings and patterns on spiritual paraphernalia used by village shamans.