Riyhal | Book stand


Category: Vastu
Location: Jaipur, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Dhundhar
Materials: Textile, Wood
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This riyhal is from the Jaipur City Palace. The surface was covered with a block printed fabric that was worn out in parts. The decorative carving on its edges is called kangoora and is similar to the architectural features of the palace.

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