Model of Gharnai, raft of pots, from Gaya River

Made:
1851-1930 in Gaya and Patna
maker:
Unknown

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Model, scale unknown, of Gharnai, raft of pots consisting of earthenware pots connected by bamboo, as used on the Gaya
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model, scale unknown, of Gharnai, raft of pots consisting of earthenware pots connected by bamboo, as used on the Gaya
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model, scale unknown, of Gharnai, raft of pots consisting of earthenware pots connected by bamboo, as used on the Gaya
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model, scale unknown, of Gharnai, raft of pots consisting of earthenware pots connected by bamboo, as used on the Gaya River, near Patna, (1851-1930).

Model of a gharnai, or raft of pots from yhr Gaya River near Patna, India

Details

Category:
Water Transport
Object Number:
1929-1094
Materials:
bamboo, ceramic (unspecified), cotton (fibre)
type:
riverboat
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Victoria and Albert Museum, Indian Section

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