Jhitku Mitki - Bell Metal Figurines of Tribal Gods (nbdcoll_1701_07)

Jhitku Mitki - Bell Metal Figurines of Tribal Gods (nbdco...

Jhitku Mitki - Bell Metal Figurines of Tribal Gods (nbdcoll_1701_07)
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Handcrafted
Bell Metal Figurine of Tribal Gods pair of two, from Chhattisgarh



It is believed that by worshipping Jhitku-Mitki, the couple whose love is
legendary, and held sacred by Chhattisgarh tribals, one can get their desires
fulfilled.



Material: Brass and Copper alloy



Weight: 747 gms



Care instructions: Store in a cool dry place, can use brass polish or
soaked tamarind to clean, dry with a soft cloth. Read more...

Handcrafted
Bell Metal Figurine of Tribal Gods pair of two, from Chhattisgarh



It is believed that by worshipping Jhitku-Mitki, the couple whose love is
legendary, and held sacred by Chhattisgarh tribals, one can get their desires
fulfilled.



Material: Brass and Copper alloy



Weight: 747 gms



Care instructions: Store in a cool dry place, can use brass polish or
soaked tamarind to clean, dry with a soft cloth.



Dhokra uses one of the earliest known methods of metal casting in history
known as the lost wax technique to cast various crafts in bell metal. The
Dhokra figurines are stark, full of vitality and showcase indigenous folk
culture. The craft retains a primitive simplicity and an instinctive
creativity. Craftsmen and women use either clay or wax moulds. Since each
mould can only be used once,  each
handcrafted piece is truly unique. The art form is practiced in several
states like Bihar, Chattisgarh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, West
Bengal and Kerala. Dhokra crafts from each region retain their own
distinctive character. 

Material Bell Meta - Brass and Copper alloy

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