Dokra Table-top Standing Ganesha with Trident

900.00

1 in stock

Highlights

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.

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Description

• Material : Brass
• Craft : Dokra Metal Craft
• Colour : Dull Brass
• Measurements : Length –         x Height –           x Width –
• Product Weight :
• Shipping Info : Dispatched in a maximum of 6 business days. Returns accepted within 12 days of delivery.
• UOM : 1 Piece
• Wipe with soft wet cloth. Brass cleaning agent / polish may be used if required.

Additional information

Weight0.484 kg