Kothi | Granary
Location: Patharda, Tapi, Gujarat
Cultural region: South Gujarat
Materials: Admixture (Mud, Hay, Dung), Earth (Mud)
Admixture craft technique: Slab building
Earth craft technique: Lipan kaam
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
Granaries that need to be accessed on a daily basis, are covered with a lid made of woven bamboo, and plastered with mud. The lightweight lid makes it convenient to access the kothi frequently.