Ikad | Hanger

Details

Category: Vastu
Location: Morbi, Morbi, Gujarat
Cultural region: Saurashtra
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

An ikad is a vernacular hanger mostly found in the Saurashtra region of Gujarat. Typically, an ikad comprises of a central member, with four brackets protruding from the base, serving as hangers.

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