This basket measures 8′ across and is 12″ high with the handle upright. The handle swings down when needed. It has a maple wood base and a steam bent handle made of ash. The basket body is woven of rattan and has a spiral pattern worked in bleach white cane on the sides. This style of basket orginated on Nantucket Island in the 1850’s. Food safe. Cleam by hand only. No shipping. Local delivery.