Janeri | Shelf


Category: Manjush
Location: Konara, Barmer, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Earth (Mud), Glass (Mirror)
Earth craft technique: Mud mirror work, Mud relief work, Plastering, Slab building
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Janeri is a shelf which is commonly built near the chulha (hearth) in the kitchen space. It is used to place utensils like plates, jugs, bowls which were used frequently while cooking or serving food.

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