Aala | Wall niche
Location: Damdama, Gurugram, Haryana
Cultural region: Mewat
Earth craft technique: Brick masonry, Painting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This simple aala was built beside a door in a semi-open space of a residence. Khuti (wall peg) were fixed on either side and were used to hang steel containers for fetching milk from the cattle shed.