This pidda made of sheesham wood was believed to be around forty years old. Originally, the webbing was woven using jute ropes. It was recently replaced by a local carpenter using nylonropes of two colours, to create patterns.
Title: Pidda (Stool)
Location: Bhalsi, Panipat, Haryana
Type: Aasan (Seating)
Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Rishav Jain, Ben Cartwright and Radha Devpura
Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust