Majju | Chest


Category: Manjush
Location: Gol, Sirohi, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Godwad
Materials: Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Riveting
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A majju is constructed in a grid-like structure because of the type of wood used. The hardwood in the region (mostly rohida) has smaller sections, therefore the size of planks are smaller. The planks are then put together in a grid design to form larger surfaces.

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