This simple sandook, used to store clothes, was made using wooden planks and metal bracings to hold them together. It was raised up on four carved wooden legs. It was painted white recently during the festival of Diwali.


  • Title: Sandook (Chest)
  • Location: Ramnagar, Bharatpur, 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
  • Region: Mewat - Brij
  • Metal Craft Technique: Cladding, Fittings

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