National Awardee Tiju Vishwakarma
Bastar Wrought Iron Tea Light Holder - "Vanara", the Loyal Follower
A pair of handmade tea light holder in shape of monkeys. In Bastar, monkey is a very common animal found in villages due to their proximity to forests. The sheer detailing in these figures makes them an Objet d'art!
- Package Content : 1 Pair of Tea light holder
|Size of Lamp Stand|| Small - 6 cm x 6 cm x 12 cm
Big - 9 cm x 6 cm x 18 cm
|Weight of Product||200 g|
“Lohshilp”, also known as wrought iron craft, is practiced among the ironsmith tribes of Bastar. The tribe used to make farm equipments and household utensils. Over the years, this technique has taken a shape of art form which is no longer confined to making objects of daily utility. The ironsmith showcases their culture and daily life through this craft. This art is protected under Geographical Indication.
This product is handcrafted by national awardee artist Tiju Vishwakarma 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.