Treasure basket Basket Humanities Info Card | Updated 9 years ago Basket F3023WA MuseumBasket F3023WA Muesum Registration Number: F3023 Location: Nepal Stitch Type: Twill plaiting Collection Date: 1973 Description: A lidded, rectangular, black and natural coloured basket with a diamond design and twill plaiting on the sides of the lid. Made of bamboo, it also features reinforced legs and rims in split bamboo. Slightly larger than F3022. Curator Story Purchased from a Nepalese villager, these baskets come in Various sizes, some as large as European trunk. June notes that the diamond design one of the oldest of all basketry weaves and is the only design used in this area.