Macha | Charpoy
Location: Mandawa, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Shekhawati
Materials: Cotton (Strap), Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This macha placed on the terrace of a haveli in Mandawa was used by the caretakers. Its position provided a vantage view towards the entrance of the haveli, from where it was easy to keep a watch.