This simple peti was recorded in a carpenter’s residence in Sangrur and belonged to his mother. With a keen interest in studying the cultural changes in Punjab, he had collected old newspapers and magazine articles which were stored in this peti over the years.


  • Title: Peti (Chest)
  • Location: Khatara, Sangrur, Punjab
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Rishav Jain, Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Abhishek Ruikar
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery
  • Region: Malwa
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings

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