A skilfully woven daabno made from wicker. They are often used in the kitchen, where food containers are placed on the floor. This type of daabno and similar baskets were common in the Barmer region where a variety of grass grows.


  • Title: Daabno (Food cloche)
  • Location: Konara, Barmer, Rajasthan
  • Type: Vastu (Object)
  • 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: Grass (Wicker), Textile
  • Region: Marwar
  • Grass Craft Technique: Weaving, Basketry

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