This pidha was made by the owner using wood from a local neem tree. The webbing was made using munjh rope in a zig zag design that is called leheriya (derived from the tie-dye textile craft of the same name).


  • Title: Pidha (Stool)
  • Location: Chakeri, Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan
  • Type: Aasan (Seating)
  • 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 (Sarkanda), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery
  • Region: Mewat - Brij
  • Grass Craft Technique: Weaving

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