Carved and Painted Wooden Damchiya Dowry Chest
This unusual piece of Indian furniture is a carved wooden dowry chest called a Damchiya.
This chest with intricate carvings and decorative mirror work is painted a deep rose colour, the small door on the front opens to reveal the wooden interior. There is an interesting carved zig zag finish to the front legs which is reciprocated with an overall outline shaping around all four front edges.
Probably from Rajasthan.
Dimensions: W57 H62 D30cm