An argani is a hanger made from a wooden pole, suspended from the ceiling with rope loops at both ends. Over it, can be draped clothing, from sari fabric through to t-shirts and jeans, as well as umbrellas, blankets, bags and all manner of other objects.


  • Title: Argani (Hanger)
  • Location: Lakhruki, Karauli, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Samrudha Dixit
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Nylon (Rope), Wood
  • Region: Mewat - Brij

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