Pustak Ghodi | Book stand


Category: Vastu
Location: Surat, Surat, Gujarat
Cultural region: South Gujarat
Materials: Wood
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This pustak ghodi bears a traditional sunburst pattern carved on the outer surface. In the open position, the two surfaces lock with one another so that the book can be placed on it. When not in use, it can be folded and stored in a safe place.