A pair of katordaan were recorded in a residence in Jaipur. They were passed on as heirloom objects by the owner’s mother. Not being used for its original purpose, they now served as display objects in the living room of the residence.


  • Title: Katordaan (Container)
  • Location: Jaipur, Jaipur, 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: Metal (Brass)
  • Region: Dhundhar
  • Metal Craft Technique: Beating, Bending, Embossing, Fittings

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