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  • Who: Fatat Al-Ahsa Benevolent Society

  • What: Largest basket

  • Where: Saudi Arabia

The largest basket measured 22 m in Length (72 ft 2.16 in), 14.9 m in width (48 ft 10.5 in) and 12.4 in height (40 ft 8 in), and was made by members of Fatat Al-Ahsa Benevolent Society (Saudi Arabia), in Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia, on 12 May 2010.

The basket was made from wicker and bamboo. Around 56 women from Fatat Al-Ahsa Benevolent Society built the basket in 40 days. The total weight of the basket is 13.4 tonne. The event was organized to raise funds for Fatat Al-Ahsa Benevolent Society.

 

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