This khadvanja was placed in the courtyard space of the house. The water pots stored on this khadvanja were decorated with traditional black and white patterns. Each pot was covered with a plate or a lid to prevent dust and insects from falling into the water.


  • Title: Khadvanja (Water pitcher storage)
  • Location: Nangal Kalan, Mansa, 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: Metal
  • Region: Malwa
  • Metal Craft Technique: Welding

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