Ghodiyu | Cradle
Location: Kadach, Porbandar, Gujarat
Cultural region: Saurashtra
Materials: Metal (Iron), Textile, Wood
Metal craft technique: Bending, Fittings
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
Ergonomically, the curve of the hammock is considered best for a new-born. It holds an infant in a similar manner as they are held in an adult’s arms, giving ample support to the neck and legs.