Material : Brass
Dimension : 3.1(L*W)inches
This earing is designed by Dhokra artisans of Odisha. Dhokhra is a 5000 years old art form, with the dancing girl of Mohenjodaro being its earliest artefact.It is an ancient method of making metal artifacts by a wax-casting technique. The process of making Dokra is delicate and uses only natural raw materials. The basic mould is made with fine sand (mostly found next to the river banks) and clay. Belonging to a rare and unique breed of items and processes, the Dokra products are indeed a collectible.
Country of Origin - India
KalaGhar Store is inspired by the concept of ‘arte util’ which means useful art. Bringing a revival in the handicrafts of Odisha, Chattisgarh and West Bengal with new product ideas and designs is our goal. We work with grass-root level artists, NGO’s and self-help groups by helping them in understanding contemporary and urban tastes and preferences at the same time retaining the art form's history and legacy. We complement their skills and art of embellishment with modern designs and ideas to create rich spectrum of products that meet the needs of urban audience. Read More