This pidhi was recorded in the semi-open kitchen of the house, placed near the chulha (hearth). It had turned wooden legs of cylindrical cross-section. The webbing of the seat was woven using thin ropes made of nylon.


  • Title: Pidhi (Stool)
  • Location: Naurangpur, Pathankot, Punjab
  • Type: Aasan (Seating)
  • 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: Nylon (Rope), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Turning, Joinery
  • Region: Majha
  • Nylon Rope Technique: Weaving

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