Kotho | Granary


Category: Manjush
Location: Bhujodi, Kutch, Gujarat
Cultural region: Kutch
Materials: Admixture (Mud, Hay, Dung), Lime
Admixture craft technique: Slab building
Lime craft technique: Plastering
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A cuboidal granary is considered to be masculine in appearance as compared to the curved ones which are considered feminine. The difference of perception is indicated in their names; kothi (f) and kotho (m).

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