Made from stone or wood, khuti can be carved into ornate forms, including peacocks, parrots and horses, or be as simple and as plain as a lump of stone, or a cane stick. This khuti was shaped like an abstracted horse head and was found in the kitchen of the house.


  • Title: Khuti (Wall peg)
  • Location: Khateera ki Dhani, Nagaur, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • 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: Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery
  • Region: Merwara

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