Pinjra | Food cloche
Location: Dodewala, Fazilka, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Metal craft technique: Beating, Bending, Fittings, Painting, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A pinjra is a food cloche without a stand. This pinjra was made using metal strips to form an enclosure. It was used to cover food by directly placing it over a number of food containers or vessels.