Khadvanja | Water pitcher storage
Location: Nangal Kalan, Mansa, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Metal craft technique: Welding
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This khadvanja was placed in the courtyard space of the house. The water pots stored on this khadvanja were decorated with traditional black and white patterns. Each pot was covered with a plate or a lid to prevent dust and insects from falling into the water.