This jaali was raised from the ground by keeping bricks under its legs, to prevent the wood from getting damaged due to frequent contact with water while mopping the floor. It also helped in keeping the floor space beneath the jaali clean.


  • Title: Jaali (Larder)
  • Location: Baraichpur, Kurukshetra, Haryana
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Rishav Jain, Ben Cartwright and Radha Devpura
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery
  • Region: Nardak
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings, Meshwork

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