Dyut | Lamp holder


Category: Manjush
Location: Manakpur Sharif, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Earth, Lime
Earth craft technique: Brick masonry, Painting
Lime craft technique: Fresco, Plastering
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This wall was made using bricks of smaller size known as nanakshahi bricks in Punjab. The dyut was also made using the same bricks. The wall and the dyut were plastered with lime and were decorated with frescos.

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