The frame of this almari had a projecting frieze at the top. It had carved wooden shutters with floral and geometric patterns. The external surface of the shutters and the frame was painted using brown oil paint, along with the other furniture pieces in the house.


  • Title: Almari (In-built cabinet)
  • Location: Kasanda, Sonipat, Haryana
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • 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: Metal (Iron), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Painting
  • Region: Khadar
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings, Painting

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