Shelves are also called shapeel, mostly in the western part of Malwa region. Traditionally in Punjab, it was a practice to gift utensils during special occasions or as a part of daaj. Such utensils would also be displayed on the shelves.
Title: Shapeel (Shelf)
Location: Hastakalan, Fazilka, 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