The wooden panelled sandook belonged to the sister of the gentleman in whose house this was recorded. The lower part of the sandook had an additional panel with fretwork on it. The carvings on the panel were recently painted white by the gentleman’s son.


  • Title: Sandook (Cabinet)
  • Location: Mansa Khurd, Mansa, 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
  • Medium: Metal, Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Joinery, Fretwork, Painting
  • Region: Malwa
  • Metal Craft Technique: Fittings

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