Paata | Bench
Location: Bikaner, Bikaner, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Metal craft technique: Bending, Fittings, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
Located in the Sirohiya ka Mohalla, this paata was placed in an open chowk next to the walls of a haveli. It is a landmark for passersby and people in the neighbourhood who also use it as a gathering space or a resting space.