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Part of the same collection as the previous examples, these takhat are less ornate. It is said that while the ornate benches were used for special occasions, the plain ones were meant for everyday use.

Details

  • Title: Takhat (Bench)
  • Location: Bagar, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan
  • Type: Aasan (Seating)
  • 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 (Iron), Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery, Turning
  • Region: Shekhawati
  • Metal Craft Technique: Bending, Fittings, Riveting

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