Machli | Charpoy
Location: Gol, Sirohi, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Godwad
Materials: Grass (Jute), Wood
Grass craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A machli is made using similar materials and techniques as a khaat, only proportionally smaller. It is used by children above the age of two when they are no longer able to sleep in a cradle. This machli belonged to a young girl in a family residing in Sirohi.