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Chinhhari arts wrought iron 3 mini mask wooden frame wall décor - WIWM005

Regular price
Rs. 2,199.00
Regular price
Rs. 2,499.00
Sale price
Rs. 2,199.00

Tribal people wear different head gears for different occasions, which are normally made of organic material available around like old bones, wood, feathers, shells, cloth. Also, older people in tribal have tattoos made on their face, hand and body. The tattoo was made using organic dyes and needles by hand. Even tattoo had meanings and was not just a fashion. These tattoos symbolized their tribe, art, culture and family history. Although the current generation does not have any more tattoo. So, the tattoo as an art form is now used as a painting technique known as ‘Godna’, which translates to the English word ‘scribble’.
Wall art depicts different masks and Godna.

Dimension HxWxD =11x15x3 inch

Wood used is reclaimed pine wood .
Wrought Iron handicraft also known as “Pitva Art “ is an Ancient art form, made by a very small Tribal community of Bastar, Chhattisgarh. They use mostly waste or left out Iron pieces, cut it manually by chisel and hammer and heat it by charcoal. Mostly all the human and animal figures are made of single piece of sheet by manual hammering work of a hot metal piece. To make a joint they use Rivets. NO Welding machine, cutting machine, mold are used to make an artifact and that makes it a true handicraft. When you touch and feel the product you can see the hard work behind each and every piece.

After making, each and every piece is treated with Red oxide to avoid Rust in future and then 3 layer of oil paint (Mat Finish) is done to finish the product. For the maintenance, in long run we recommend to gently clean it with Cotton and oil .Each and every piece will last for lifetime