Kans | Shelf


Category: Manjush
Location: Sakrali, Patiala, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Concrete
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.

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