This ittar peti is a fairly small box which stores six vials of ittar. This peti in The South Asia Collection is made of wood with simple brass inlay. It is also furnished with an ornate mirror on the inside.


  • Title: Ittar peti (Box)
  • Location: The South Asia Collection, from Gujarat
  • Type: Vastu (Object)
  • Contributor: Mitraja Bais, Jay Thakkar, Samrudha Dixit, Ben Cartwright and Mansi S Rao
  • Rights: South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Metal (Brass), Wood, Glass (Mirror), Textile
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery
  • Metal Craft Technique: Inlay, Fittings

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