Katordaan | Container
Location: Jodhpur, Jodhpur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Metal (Brass)
Metal craft technique: Beating, Bending, Embossing, Fittings
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A katordaan is a container used to store food items like roti to keep them fresh. It is said that they were also used to store jewellery items. Hence a latch was provided to be able to lock it.