Riyhal | Book stand
Location: Chakeri, Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewat - Brij
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A riyhal is foldable and can be easily moved for use in different spaces of a house. A typical riyhal like this one is made from a single piece of wood. The folding mechanism at the centre was made using intricate wood carving techniques.