This sandook was part of a small collection of furniture items in a residence. The owner had a keen interest in collecting old or discarded furniture from the nearby villages. It was comparatively larger than the commonly found sandook and was made out of tali wood (Indian rosewood).


  • Title: Sandook (Cabinet)
  • Location: Zira, Firozpur, 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: Earth (Ceramic), Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery
  • Region: Malwa
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings

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