This diwan was found in a semi covered space opening into the courtyard of the house. During the day, it was used for sitting on by the women as they worked, and during the night it was slept on by the head of the house.


  • Title: Diwan (Bed)
  • Location: Ramnagar, Bharatpur, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manch (Sleeping)
  • 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: Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Turning
  • Region: Mewat - Brij

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