Takhtposh | Bench
Location: Jhanda Kalan, Mansa, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Materials: Metal, Wood
Metal craft technique: Fittings
Wood craft technique: Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
Takhtposh used for sleeping are placed in the private rooms of houses while the ones used for sitting are located in the more public parts of a house. This takhtposh used for sleeping had a mattress and bedspread laid over its surface.