The walls of this peti at The South Asia Collection Museum are made of wooden panels and small wooden strips are used to brace the panels, forming a grid-like surface. Metal strips and rivets are used to hold the wooden panels and bracing members in place.
Title: Peti (Casket)
Location: The South Asia Collection, from Rajasthan
Type: Vastu (Object)
Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Samrudha Dixit
Rights: South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust