Damachiyo | Mattress bench
Location: Gandhi Nu Gam, Kutch, Gujarat
Cultural region: Kutch
Materials: Glass (Mirror), Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Stamping
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A stack of mattresses is known as a damachiyo in Gujarati. Furniture with a surface used to stack a pile of mattresses and quilts is also referred to as a damachiyo.