A khuti is a wall peg that is built in as part of the architectural structure. It is used to hang a variety of objects such as clothes, umbrellas, containers, keys and so on. This khuti in a house in Dungarpur had a brass water pitcher hung from it, with a bronze water pot resting in its mouth.


  • Title: Khuti (Wall peg)
  • Location: Dungarpur, Dungarpur, 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: Joinery, Turning
  • Region: Vagad

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