Patta | Low seat


Category: Aasan
Location: Ramnagar, Bharatpur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewat - Brij
Materials: Wood
Wood craft technique: Carving
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This rudimentary patta was carved out of a single piece of dry wood to make it lightweight and easy to carry around the house. It was used in a variety of household chores like washing clothes or cooking in front of a chulha (hearth).

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