Khaat | Charpoy
Location: Lakhruki, Karauli, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewat - Brij
Materials: Cotton (Rope), Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This khaat was placed near the entrance where it was used as a daybed by the elders of the family. Fairly straight wooden branches were used for the frame of the charpoy. The entrance walls of this house were painted with floral patterns during a festival.