Peyi | Merchant’s desk
Location: Jodhpur, Jodhpur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Metal (Brass), Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This peyi belongs to a family with a royal lineage. While being raised up on four legs, it had another rectangular base on top of which the writing surface (along with storage) is built. The base had three drawers that form additional storage.