This palang, made using sheesham wood, was recorded in the residence of a craftsperson who made charpoys. The webbing was woven using bright coloured ropes of purple, pink and yellow creating geometric patterns on it. The paandh was of a shorter length in this palang.


  • Title: Palang (Charpoy)
  • Location: Alampur, Faridabad, Haryana
  • Type: Manch (Sleeping)
  • 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: Cotton (Rope), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery, Turning
  • Region: Mewat
  • Cotton Rope Technique: Weaving

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