Handcrafted brass metal alloy dokra beads & threadwork earrings handmade by tribes. Dokra system of metal casting is said to be the oldest form of metal casting and is technically known as ‘cire perdue’ or lost wax process. The technique of casting revolves round replacement of wax with molten metal by the traditional hollow casting method. Very intense process of Dhokra casting is currently practiced in tribal areas of India mostly around Chhattisgarh and Orissa.
Wipe gently with a soft cloth when needed. (keep away from perfumes, sprays, water and other liquid substances, store separately in a box)
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Ashoka Assemble - Celebrating crafts of Odisha. Exploring textile and craft traditions of Odisha (Orissa) along the eastern ghats. Pipli Applique, Silver Filigree, Sambalpuri Ikat, Patachitra Painting, Dokra Metal Works and much more.