Many academic institutions and social organisations in Punjab have taken up the responsibility of preserving local heritage and creating awareness around traditional knowledge systems. One of the ways in which this is done is by setting up heritage departments and museums on their campuses. This sandook was recorded in the Museum at the Punjab Agricultural University.


  • Title: Sandook (Cabinet)
  • Location: Ludhiana, Ludhiana, Punjab
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Rishav Jain, Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Abhishek Ruikar
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Glass (Mirror), Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery
  • Region: Malwa
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings

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