Pidhi | Stool


Category: Aasan
Location: Barwa, Bhiwani, Haryana
Cultural region: Bagad
Materials: Cotton (Rope), Textile, Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

These pidhi were recorded in a haveli of Barwa village. While they were made of the same materials and techniques, they had distinctive differences in the design of their legs and in their heights. Seats of both the pidhi were woven using cotton ropes and were protected using a cover made of the same cloth.

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