Takhat | Bench


Category: Aasan
Location: Abhaneri, Dausa, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Dhundhar
Materials: Metal (Iron), Wood
Metal craft technique: Bending, Fittings
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

While most takhat are square in shape, this one was rectangular. It was placed under a tree in a public square of the village. People used this space and furniture for afternoon siestas or social exchanges.

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