Paata | Bench
Location: Jodhpur, Jodhpur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Metal, Wood
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Painting, Turning
Metal craft technique: Bending, Fittings
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
The proportions of a paata makes it a versatile piece of furniture because of which it is sometimes used as a surface. This paata combined with a bankdo (bench) was used as a dining arrangement at a street food cart enroute from Jodhpur to Pipar.