Paata | Bench


Category: Aasan
Location: Jaipur, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Dhundhar
Materials: Metal, Wood
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Metal craft technique: Bending, Fittings, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A pair of paata on the footpath near an auto rickshaw stand outside the City Palace in Jaipur. The paata are used by the auto drivers to sit and chat while they wait for customers and by pedestrians who pause and rest while walking by.

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