Kothla majus | Chest
Location: Ahmedabad, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Cultural region: Central Gujarat
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Carving, Fretwork, Joinery, Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This majus derives its name from rectangular mud chests known as kothla, due to the similarity in their form. Kothla majus are chiefly attributed to the region of Central Gujarat.