Majju | Chest

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Category: Manjush
Location: The South Asia Collection from Rajasthan, Rajasthan
Materials: Metal, Wood
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery, Turning
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Riveting
Source: SADACC, UK

The roof form of this type of majju differed with respect to the size of the chests. This example has a hipped roof form, which is another architectural roof form in the Marwar region. It is taller in height than others of this kind due to the height of the roof pitch.

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