Tribal Couple Decorative

Dhokra,

India

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Shower your home with romance and affection with this adorable pair of a Madiya Madi with tools and pot. An example of the fine art of Dhokra, this set depicts a local man and woman with their possessions. With a dazzling finish, these intricately designed figurines give any home an antique, rustic, and classy look.

₹4,200
Typically delivered within 7 days
  • Heritage
  • Contemporary

Dhokra is a tribe of metalsmiths of West Bengal. The tribe which are still nomads with few settlements now extends from Jharkhand to West Bengal and Orissa to Chhattisgarh Dhokras.

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    Core-making: A clay core is made, slightly smaller than the final intended size of the artefact. Clay used is a mix of two-three clays ? fine clay near the river beds, Clay from the Termite mound or ?Ant Hills? and normal sand. Cow Dung is also used along with rice husk in pre-determined proportions. The core may be hardened by firing or sun-drying.Modelling: A detailed wax model is built up around the core, to the thickness of metal desired in the finished object. Wax is derived from natural pl...

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    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: Male- 8.5
    Width: 13
    Height: 33.5
    Female - Dia 8.5
    Weight(gm):2915.0000
    Craft : Dhokra
    Colour : Gold, Brown
    Placement : Counter Top

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