Ghanti ane thalo | Hand mill grinder & stand
Location: Mangal Mahudi, Dahod, Gujarat
Cultural region: East Gujarat
Materials: Admixture (Mud, Hay, Dung), Stone, Wood
Admixture craft technique: Slab building
Stone craft technique: Dressing
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
While the ghanti is most often made of dressed stone and a wooden handle, the thalo can be of different materials. This particular thalo is made of an admixture of mud, hay and dung.