Pataaro | Chest
Location: Bilkha, Junagadh, Gujarat
Cultural region: Saurashtra
Materials: Metal (Brass, Copper), Wood
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Metal craft technique: Beating, Cladding, Embossing, Fittings, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This pataaro is ornamented with a combination of brass and copper sheets. Its intricate grid is adorned with embossed motifs of flowers, elephants, lions, horses and peacocks.