Palang | Charpoy
Location: Alampur, Faridabad, Haryana
Cultural region: Mewat
Materials: Cotton (Rope), Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This palang, made using sheesham wood, was recorded in the residence of a craftsperson who made charpoys. The webbing was woven using bright coloured ropes of purple, pink and yellow creating geometric patterns on it. The paandh was of a shorter length in this palang.