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Antique Dhokra Figurine - Folk Musician Playing "Dafli"

Jai Hind Thakur from Chattishgarh

Antique Dhokra Figurine - Folk Musician Playing "Dafli"

Rs. 2,199
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Handmade figurine of folk musician playing Tambourine known as kanjeera or dafli in local language in India. It is a framed drum used mainly as folk music and bhajan instrument. This portrayal of musician is unique and detailed from head to toe. It is made of antique brass using Dhokra technique. The base is made of teak wood.

  • Package Contents: 1 piece table top decorative
 Size of Product  8.5 cm x 8.5 cm x 22 cm
 Weight of Product  955 g
 Material Used  Brass, wood


The Art:
Dhokra artefacts can be traced back as early as Mohenjo-daro. It is the oldest traditional technique of casting metal. The name of the art is derived from the fact that it is greatly practiced by Dhokra damar tribe.

The Artisan:
This Dhokra art work is made by Jai Hind Thakur from Chattisgarh.

 

Product Note :This product is hand-painted / handcrafted by the artisans. Hence, there is a possibility of slight variations in colour or designs. The asymmetry present in handmade product makes it truly unique and beautiful.


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