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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.

Details

  • 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
  • Medium: Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Turning
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings, Riveting

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