Pidha | Stool

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Category: Aasan
Location: Udaipur, Udaipur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewar
Materials: Metal, Textile, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Textile craft technique: Upholstery
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This pidha, along with three more similar ones are placed in the lobby area leading to an office space in the City Palace. The legs of these pidhi are made from turned wood and are finished with lacquer polish. Brass pipes are used as horizontal bracing members between the legs, along all four sides.

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