Doli | Larder


Category: Manjush
Location: Niamu Majra, Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Meshwork
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Painting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Larders, called doli or jaali, made of wooden members and meshwork are commonly found in houses across Punjab. They are usually placed in or around the kitchen space of the house and are used to store food items such as flours, spices, grains, oil, dairy products and so on.

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