Patada | Low seat
Location: Baded, Nuh, Haryana
Cultural region: Mewat
Wood craft technique: Carving
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
The lady of the house had bought this patada from a local market in the town of Punhana. It was kept in the courtyard of the house, near the kitchen, where it was used while cooking on the chulha. Scratches on the surface and worn-out edges were indicators of the regular use of this patada.