Dholio | Charpoy
Location: Navagam, Porbandar, Gujarat
Cultural region: Saurashtra
Materials: Cotton (Strap), Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
The use of red lacquer is commonly preferred for dholio. However, yellow and green lacquer also feature in some parts as these colours are considered auspicious.