Patada | Low seat
Location: Multania, Bathinda, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Painting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A low seat of this kind is also called patada in some parts of Punjab. This painted patada was used during weddings in the family. A sacred red thread called dori or ganna was tied around it to indicate its ceremonial use.