Dhichaniya are made of various materials like wood, stone and metal. These are examples of three different turned wood and lacquered dhichaniya.


  • Title: Dhichaniyu (Knee prop)
  • Location: Mandvi, Kutch, Gujarat
  • Type: Vastu (Object)
  • 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: Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Lacquering, Turning
  • Region: Kutch

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