Sambelu | Pestle
Location: Surat, Surat, Gujarat
Cultural region: South Gujarat
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This is a sambelu made from turned wood and finished with lacquer. The pounding end is covered with a metal rim for removing grain husks.