This palang was given to the present owner, by the previous owners; a family who migrated to Pakistan during the partition. The original leather webbing was replaced with cotton ropes around forty years ago. It was placed on the terrace of the residence for sleeping at night.


  • Title: Palang (Charpoy)
  • Location: Bangram, Fatehabad, Haryana
  • Type: Manch (Sleeping)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Rishav Jain, Ben Cartwright and Radha Devpura
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Cotton (Rope), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery, Turning
  • Region: Bagad
  • Cotton Rope Technique: Weaving

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