This peti, used as a larder, was recorded in another Mer dwelling. It is located in a corner outside the kitchen, like the previous example. It is coloured in similar fashion as the furniture beside it.


  • Title: Peti (Casket)
  • Location: Bhad Ghed, Porbandar, Gujarat
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Mitraja Bais, Jay Thakkar, Samrudha Dixit, Ben Cartwright and Mansi S Rao
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Metal (Iron), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery, Painting
  • Region: Saurashtra
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings

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