Kothla majus | Chest
Location: Rajpipla, Narmada, Gujarat
Cultural region: East Gujarat
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This heavy furniture is made mobile with sturdy wooden wheels, that are often lubricated by vegetable oil or rice starch. Ancillary iron rings are provided on the sides to tie ropes when added strength is needed to pull the majus.