A dabbo is a portable stepped container generally used to store food. This brass dabbo has three containers for food with the uppermost container for water. It is flanked by two serving spoons held in position by brass hooks.


  • Title: Dabbo (Tiffin)
  • Location: Nageshri, Amreli, Gujarat
  • Type: Vastu (Object)
  • Contributor: Mitraja Bais, Jay Thakkar, Samrudha Dixit, Ben Cartwright and Mansi S Rao
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Metal (Brass)
  • Region: Saurashtra
  • Metal Craft Technique: Beating, Bending, Engraving, Fititngs

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