Brass Dokra Necklace

Brass Dokra Necklace

£35.00

Handcrafted brass beads and thread work necklace handmade by tribes in Odisha in India. 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 Dokra casting is currently practiced in tribal areas of India mostly around Chattisgarh.

Size; length 20″ width 0.3″

40 grams (approximately)

Fair trade

Made in India

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Handcrafted brass beads and thread work necklace handmade by tribes in Odisha in India. 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 Dokra casting is currently practiced in tribal areas of India mostly around Chattisgarh.

Size; length 20″ width 0.3″

40 grams (approximately)

Fair trade

Made in India