Palna | Cradle
Location: Udaipur, Udaipur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewar
Materials: Metal (Silver), Wood
Metal craft technique: Cladding, Embossing
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This palna belongs to the collection of the Royal family in Udaipur. Made from wood and clad with silver, the palna had intricate designs carved and embossed on it. It is presently on display at the Amar Mahal Silver Gallery at the Udaipur City Palace.