Manja | Charpoy


Category: Manch
Location: Husnar, Sri Muktsar Sahib, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Coir (Rope), Textile, Wood
Coir craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

The design of the turned wooden legs is a characteristic feature of this manja and is the most unique one recorded in this research. It was given to the owner by a relative from Paniyala village in Haryana. It was used in the verandah of the house for guests to sit on.

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