In the Vagad region, the Water pitcher storage manifested as an in-built furniture called paniyara. It was built as a part of the construction of the house and was commonly located on one of the walls in the room that one entered the house through.


  • Title: Paniyara (Water pitcher storage)
  • Location: Bada Doongra, Banswara, 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: Stone
  • Stone Craft Technique: Carving, Dressing, Masonry, Painting
  • Region: Vagad

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