Dholio | Charpoy


Category: Manch
Location: Mota Bhamodra, Amreli, Gujarat
Cultural region: Saurashtra
Materials: Cotton (Strap), Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

When not in use, the dholio is turned on its side, so that it rests on its longitudinal member and two legs. This is usually done for optimal utilisation of space or cleaning the floor.

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