Majju | Chest
Location: Barmer, Barmer, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Painting, Riveting
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery, Painting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
Chests are among the most common and versatile items of vernacular furniture in Rajasthan. They are crafted to be of varying shapes and sizes. Most chests are shaped like a cuboid with the top surface hinged on one edge to form the lid.