Alagni | Hanger


Category: Manjush
Location: Damdama, Gurugram, Haryana
Cultural region: Mewat
Materials: Grass (Bamboo), Jute (Rope)
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

An alagni is a hanger made from ropes, wooden sticks or bamboo. A rudimentary storage furniture, it is found in public and residential spaces across Haryana. This alagni was recorded in a gher (cattle shed) of Damdama village, to hang mattresses and blankets used by the person working in the cattle shed.

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