Sandook | Chest


Category: Manjush
Location: Ramnagar, Bharatpur, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewat - Brij
Materials: Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Cladding, Fittings
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This simple sandook, used to store clothes, was made using wooden planks and metal bracings to hold them together. It was raised up on four carved wooden legs. It was painted white recently during the festival of Diwali.

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