Dhokra/Dokra Art,Hand crafted,Tribal art. Laxmi Mask.
Dhokra is a non–ferrous metal casting using the lost-wax casting technique. This sort of metal casting has been used in India for over 4,000 years and is still used. One of the earliest known lost wax artefacts is the dancing girl of Mohenjo-daro. The product of dhokra artisans are in great demand in domestic and foreign markets because of primitive simplicity, enchanting folk motifs and forceful form.
The sculptures are simple charming and imaginative with intricate designs and patterns with an overall rustic feel. As these are hand made by tribal folks each piece is different and unique.Minor variations in the shape ,size ,metal finish are inherent and does no diminish the artistic appeal of the product.
Dimensions h 5 x 4 x 4
wt : approx 300 gms.
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