Sandook | Chest


Category: Manjush
Location: Waisari, Panipat, Haryana
Cultural region: Khadar
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Painting
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery, Painting, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Placed in a corner of the verandah of the house, this sandook contained clothes and utensils given during the owner’s wedding. The sandook was also a gift from her father during the wedding. It was made of sheesham wood and had shallow geometric carvings on the front facade.

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