Damachiyo | Mattress bench
Location: Hodka, Kutch, Gujarat
Cultural region: Kutch
Materials: Glass (Mirror), Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Stamping
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery, Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
In some regions like Kutch, the form of damachiyo resembles a bench. This damachiyo exhibits intricate woodwork and is one of the finest among all the mattress-benches recorded during this research.