Paata | Bench
Location: Bikaner, Bikaner, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Painting, Turning
Metal craft technique: Bending, Fittings, Painting, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
Two five legged paata at the Kikani Viyaso Chowk. Sometimes, small stones are positioned under the legs of the paata to level it with the street levels. Heavy stones are used like steps to ease climbing onto the paata.