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Old clothes and fabrics were cut into strips and twined around to make rope which was used to make the webbing of this pidha. While the legs were old, the wooden members of the frame were recently replaced.

Details

  • Title: Pidha (Stool)
  • Location: Netewala, Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan
  • Type: Aasan (Seating)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Samrudha Dixit
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Cotton (Rope), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery, Carving, Turning, Painting
  • Region: Marwar
  • Cotton Rope Technique: Weaving

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