This is the only carved sandook recorded on this survey. The facade was ornamented by intricately carved arches with floral motifs. It was locked and placed in the verandah of the house.


  • Title: Sandook (Chest)
  • Location: Kumha, 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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