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The family who owned this pidha had bought it along with a takhat (bench) from a local market in Dholpur about 40 years ago. The webbing on this stool has been replaced over time. It is used to sit on while using the hand mill grinder.

Details

  • Title: Pidha (Stool)
  • Location: Bhaisakh, Dholpur, 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: Grass (Jute), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery, Turning
  • Region: Mewat - Brij
  • Grass Craft Technique: Weaving

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