The design of this palang resembled a charpoy but it was an upholstered bed. The turned and carved wooden legs were clad in silver.


  • Title: Palang (Bed)
  • Location: Bikaner, Bikaner, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manch (Sleeping)
  • 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 (Silver), Textile, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Turning
  • Textile Craft Technique: Upholstery
  • Region: Marwar
  • Metal Craft Technique: Bending, Cladding, Embossing, Fittings

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