Material : Brass
Dimension : 9.5*1(L*W) inches
This beautiful neck piece is crafted using Dhokra technique. Dhokra is A 5000 year old art form with the dancing girl of Mohenjodaro being its earliest artefact is an ancient method of making metal artifacts by a wax-casting technique. The process of making Dokra is fascinating and uses only natural raw materials. The basic mold is made with fine sand (mostly found next to the river banks) and clay.Belonging to a rare and unique breed of items and processes, the Dokra products are indeed a collectible.
KalaGhar Store is inspired by the concept of ‘arte util’ which means useful art. Bringing a revival in the handicrafts of Odisha, Chattisgarh and West Bengal with new product ideas and designs is our goal. We work with grass-root level artists, NGO’s and self-help groups by helping them in understanding contemporary and urban tastes and preferences at the same time retaining the art form's history and legacy. We complement their skills and art of embellishment with modern designs and ideas to create rich spectrum of products that meet the needs of urban audience. Read More