Sandook | Cabinet

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Category: Manjush
Location: Baruwali, Sri Muktsar Sahib, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Glass (Brass), Metal (Alloys), Paper, Wood
Metal craft technique: Beating, Bending, Fittings
Paper craft technique: Printing
Wood craft technique: Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Sandook with a larger storage capacity are generally divided into two compartments horizontally. As seen in this example, such sandook have two openings to access the compartments and are provided with shutters that are similar to the rest of the facade.

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