Dhokra Art Tortoise With Carving
This completely handmade tortoise of Dhokra Art is a unique artwork. The main attraction of this showpiece is the human figurine carved at the back of the tortoise. The brass work on the black surface looks very attractive. The artwork is done by Dhokra tribesmen who use lost metal wax technique to make the products. The use of high quality brass makes it highly durable. You can use this as a table décor or add it to your collection of home folk art collection.
Dhokra Art is being practiced in India since the time of Harappa and Mohenjodaro. Now-a-days this art is mainly prevalent in Central and Eastern India mostly in the states of Orissa, Chattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal. A non ferrous metal, mostly- Brass is used for making the products.
Disclaimer : The product is handmade thus the actual product that you receive might slightly differ from the product shown here.