This pinjra was placed in the kitchen and was used to store oil containers and spice boxes. 'Utensils and a few other spice containers were also stored on the top surface. The sides of this pinjra were made using meshwork.


  • Title: Pinjra (Larder)
  • Location: Dangawas, Nagaur, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • 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: Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Painting
  • Region: Merwara
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings, Meshwork

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