Pidhi | Stool


Category: Aasan
Location: Nawalgarh, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Shekhawati
Materials: Cotton (Rope), Textile, Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

It is common practice to cover the webbing of a pidhi with a piece of fabric. This prevents the webbing from getting dirty or soiled and lends longevity to the furniture. The fabric can be removed easily for cleaning purposes.

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