2 One basket had very good figs, like those that ripen early; the other basket had very bad figs, so bad they could not be eaten.

Read Jeremiah 24:2 Using Other Translations

One basket had very good figs, even like the figs that are first ripe: and the other basket had very naughty figs, which could not be eaten, they were so bad.
One basket had very good figs, like first-ripe figs, but the other basket had very bad figs, so bad that they could not be eaten.
One basket was filled with fresh, ripe figs, while the other was filled with bad figs that were too rotten to eat.