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The front facade of this sandook was decorated with embossed ceramic tiles that were fixed using metal strips and nails. This was the only example of this kind in which the entire surface was decorated with ceramic tiles. It was used to store clothes and valuables because of which it was locked

Details

  • Title: Sandook (Cabinet)
  • Location: Bhaloor, Moga, 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: Earth (Ceramic), Glass, Metal, Paper, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Painting
  • Region: Malwa
  • Paper Technique: Printing
  • Metal Craft Technique: Beating, Bending, Fittings, Painting
  • Earth Craft Technique: Tilework

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