Dhichaniyu | Knee prop


Category: Vastu
Location: Surat, Surat, Gujarat
Cultural region: South Gujarat
Materials: Metal
Metal craft technique: Beating, Bending, Piercing
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Dhichaniya (plural) are knee supports or knee props used when sitting cross-legged. A dhichaniyu eases the holding of this sitting posture for a longer duration. This dhichaniyu is made of brass with pierced detailing.

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