Kans | Shelf
Location: Sakrali, Patiala, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This kans was built at the base of a rectangular wall niche and projected out of the wall. This shelf was made of a thin concrete slab built into the brick wall during the construction of the building. This combination of a shelf and a wall niche provided a larger surface for storage.