A stone chowki similar to the ones found in Shekhawati havelis is on display at The South Asia Collection Museum. Much like its counterparts recorded during fieldwork, this chowki is used as a surface to display a large size Buddha sculpture.


  • Title: Chowki (Low surface)
  • Location: The South Asia Collection, from Rajasthan
  • Type: Sapaat (Surface)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Samrudha Dixit
  • Rights: South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Stone
  • Stone Craft Technique: Dressing

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