Kablo | Granary


Category: Manjush
Location: Andar Khet, Dungarpur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Vagad
Materials: Admixture (Mud, Dung), Earth (Mud), Grass (Bamboo)
Admixture craft technique: Plastering
Earth craft technique: Lipan kaam
Grass craft technique: Splitting, Weaving
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Kablo is a form of granary found in the Vagad region. It is made with a framework of woven bamboo or local grasses coated with a layer of mud and dung plaster. A kablo is generally raised up from the ground to prevent moisture and insects from getting inside.

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