Storage cabinets are known as majju, majus or manjush in different parts of Gujarat. Majju are attributed to the Mer community of Saurashtra, and are the most elaborate furniture in a Mer household.


  • Title: Majju (Cabinet)
  • Location: The South Asia Collection, from Gujarat
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Mitraja Bais, Jay Thakkar, Samrudha Dixit, Ben Cartwright and Mansi S Rao
  • Rights: South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Wood, Metal
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Fretwork, Joinery, Turning, Lacquering
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings

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