Dokra craft, the ancient, lost-wax method of metal casting, goes back as far as the Mohenjodaro period, and has a rich legacy in the history of Bengal’s handicrafts. Dokra artefacts are admired all over the world for its primeval simplicity and enchanting folk motifs. The traditional ironsmiths of Bengal, known as Kamars or Karmakars, in the districts of Bankura, Medinipur, Purulia, Birbhum and Bardhaman excel in this exquisite art of metal casting. Bengal’s Dokra with provenance in Bankura and Bardhaman has been conferred on with Geographical Indication (GI) for its unique beauty. Today, Dokra artefacts range from figurines, deities, elephant, owl, deer and other animals to ornaments like anklet, ankle bells, earring, necklace, bangle etc. They also make utility items like nut cracker, kohl holder, vermillion holder, utensils etc.
Traditional Beautiful Handcrafted Dokra Women Stting And Reading Book For Home Decor And Office
✔️ Completely handmade by award winning artist.
✔️ Material: Dokra(Brass)
✔️ Colour: Golden
✔️ Package Contents: 1 Brass Dokra Tribal Couple Figurine
✔️ Size (L x B x H): 5 cm x 2.5 cm x 6.6 cm
✔️ Perfect to decorate your home or gifting someone.
✔️ As every product is completely handmade, little imperfection or difference is possible between the actual product and the given picture. Small imperfection is the distinguished feature of handmade articles.
✔️ You can use soft dry cloth or soft bristle brush to clean.
SKU: TBHDWS-1 Category: Dokra Art