Please wait...
Please wait...
Rakhi Sale - Upto 50% off

Dhokra Art

Showing 1 to 5 of 5 items
Items per page   30 60 90
Sort items by 
 
Item Code: MI21
Brass
2.5 x 2 x 1.5 inches Each
Weight - 250 gms.
$58.00 28% off (Sale)
$41.76
Save to Favorites
Item Code: MI16
Brass
6.5 x 3 x 2 inches
Weight - 250 gms.
$87.50 28% off (Sale)
$63.00
Save to Favorites
Item Code: UM06
Brass
Dia - 4.25 inches
Weight - 225 gms.
$29.50 6% off (Sale)
$27.73
Save to Favorites
Item Code: UM09
Brass
3 x 1.5 x 1.5 inches (3 Piece)
3.5 x 1.75 x 1.75 inches (1 Piece)
Weight - 400 gms.
$70.50 6% off (Sale)
$66.27
Save to Favorites
Item Code: UM08
Brass
6.5 x 3.25 x 2 inches
Weight - 340 gms.
$53.00 6% off (Sale)
$49.82
Save to Favorites
Click here for discounts
Dhokra art is one of the earliest known methods of non-ferrous metal casting known to human civilization. It was used for making everything from making jewelry to vessels to images of Gods and Goddesses. The few art metal objects found in Mohenjadaro and Harappa have a very strong resemblance to the dhokra figures and objects created by craftsmen today. The tribal art of dhokra is an ancient process of producing metalware by the wax casting process. A wax pattern is made and then covered with a thick layer of clay keeping a hole on top. Molten metal is poured into the mould to replace wax layer. The cast is then taken out to give finishing touches. The traditional themes of these cast metal sculptures. This Brass Dhokra (lost wax casting) item depicts Goddess Durga as Mahishasuramardini - the slayer of the evil Asura (demon) king Mahishasura. She is depicted as having ten hands and as standing on her divine vehicle - the lion, while she slays the evil demon with a spear.
The products look wonderful, the service, very quick feedback and response, very impressive.
- T. F.
Thank you very much for the painting DB32 Marriage procession. Excellent packing. The piece is...
- Shalinee Sharma
Just a word to let you know that I just received the painting reproduction and that I am very...
- NoŽlla-L. Poisson
I received the second box today!!!! thank you so much for your wonderful products.
- Inga Jensen
You have so many beautiful things at your website that it is hard to pick just one. Information at...
- Sarah Tilevitz
SIGN UP WITH US AND ENJOY 10% DISCOUNT
Discounts Galore
BUY MORE TO SAVE MORE
ADDITIONAL 10% OFF
WHEN YOU BUY FOUR OR MORE ITEMS TOGETHER