Sandook | Cabinet
Location: Ludhiana, Ludhiana, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Glass (Mirror), Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
Many academic institutions and social organisations in Punjab have taken up the responsibility of preserving local heritage and creating awareness around traditional knowledge systems. One of the ways in which this is done is by setting up heritage departments and museums on their campuses. This sandook was recorded in the Museum at the Punjab Agricultural University.