Chowki | Low surface


Category: Sapaat
Location: Bhankhri, Mahendragarh, Haryana
Cultural region: Ahirwal
Materials: Wood
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

The lady of the house used this chowki to sit, while preparing food on a stove placed on a takhat. When she was not seated on it, it was used to place vessels and other kitchen items. In neither of these scenarios, it was simply stored under the takhat after its use.

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