This wooden sanjeriyu has motifs similar to the ones in mud sanjeriyu. Despite the change in material, there is a conscious effort by the craftsperson to retain the furniture’s character through ornamentation.


  • Title: Sanjeriyu (Cabinet)
  • Location: Mota Kandagra, Kutch, Gujarat
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • 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: Glass (Mirror), Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Painting
  • Region: Kutch
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings, Stamping

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