Khatlo | Charpoy


Category: Manch
Location: Ahmedabad, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Cultural region: Central Gujarat
Materials: Coir (Rope), Wood
Coir craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A charpoy is commonly known as a khatlo in most parts of Gujarat. It is the masculine version of a khatli. Its structural frame is made of wood, whereas its surface is woven out of coir ropes or cotton straps.

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