Peti | Chest


Category: Manjush
Location: Niamu Majra, Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Painting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A peti is heavy and difficult to move, due to which it is usually kept at a permanent position in the house. This peti was kept elevated on bricks to ensure the wood does not come in contact with water while cleaning the floor.

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