Recorded at a rawla (traditional haveli) in Pali, this peti was used by the woman of the family to store jewellery. The inside of the peti had multiple compartments to organise the different types of jewellery. The painting on the chest was customised by including the name of the owner on it.


  • Title: Peti (Chest)
  • Location: Ghanerao, Pali, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • 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: Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery, Painting
  • Region: Godwad
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings

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