Fruit baskets have a broader opening than they do base. Great for projects with lots of colours, egg collecting and mushroom hunting. This one is 14" x 14" x 6" without the handle-add the handle and it measures approximately 13" high. "Natural Palette" refers to baskets with more earth tones, Natural, Natural & Black, Natural & Navy "Traditional Palette" refers to the more common Colour palette of Bolga baskets, those colours chosen by our weavers. Generally These colours are bright, bold and beautiful. Our photos indicate possible selection and the wide variety of possibilities we have had available. They are not necessarily and accurate depiction of our current inventory. While we make every effort to supply our customer with the colour palettes they choose we can not guarantee 100% accuracy with colour selection-but we really, really do try.