Sanjeriyu | Cabinet
Location: Mota Kandagra, Kutch, Gujarat
Cultural region: Kutch
Materials: Glass (Mirror), Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings, Stamping
Wood craft technique: Carving, Joinery, Painting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
This wooden sanjeriyu has motifs similar to the ones in mud sanjeriyu. Despite the change in material, there is a conscious effort by the craftsperson to retain the furniture’s character through ornamentation.