Pataaro | Chest
Location: Bhad Ghed, Porbandar, Gujarat
Cultural region: Saurashtra
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Metal craft technique: Beating, Cladding, Embossing, Fittings, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This pataaro is bound by iron sheets that have begun to rust. A covered stack of mattresses or quilts lies on it. The pataaro is placed adjacent to a rack containing storage tins for food items.