Tarpai | Low surface
Location: Ludhiana, Ludhiana, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Metal craft technique: Beating, Bending, Piercing, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A tarpai is commonly used as a surface to keep plates while eating. This tarpai displayed in a museum depicted its usage for dining. The person sits on a floor seat called mudha while eating.