Galla Peti | Casket
Location: The South Asia Collection from Gujarat, Gujarat
Materials: Metal (Brass), Wood
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Metal craft technique: Embossing, Fittings, Riveting
Source: SADACC, UK
This galla peti, made of wood and embellished with various brass ornaments, is attributed to the region of Saurashtra. It is presently housed at The South Asia Collection and belongs to a collection of vernacular items from Gujarat.