Palna | Cradle


Category: Manch
Location: Deogarh, Pratapgarh, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewar
Materials: Metal (Iron, Rope), Nylon (Strap), Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Nylon craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This wooden palna was originally supported from a wooden stand that rested on the floor. With the stand having worn out, it was recently fitted with metal hooks that allowed it to be hung from the ceiling using nylon rope.

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