Report on Vernacular Furniture of Gujarat at SADACC Trust, Norwich, UK

The short research on vernacular furniture of Gujarat at the SADACC Trust aimed at studying selected storage pieces from among the 141 furniture items from the India collection at SADACC. These furniture pieces were studied in terms of their utility, history, significance, materials, craft techniques, ornamentation and associated customs. This short research transpired from the first phase of fieldwork in Gujarat. This short research was carried out by Mitraja Bais with the help of a fellowship grant from the Charles Wallace India Trust and Simon Digby Memorial Charity in 2016.


Authors: Mitraja Bais
Date: 2017