Palang | Bed


Category: Manch
Location: Gumtali, Jalandhar, Punjab
Cultural region: Doaba
Materials: Cotton (Rope), Earth (Ceramic), Glass (Mirror), Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Earth craft technique: Tilework
Wood craft technique: Carving, Fretwork, Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

The headboard of this palang has intricately carved floral designs on it. It has a mirror encased at the centre with embossed ceramic tiles on either side and turned wooden members fixed between the rails.

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