Dokra palanquin / palki

Dokra Palanquin / Palki

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The Dokra palanquin or Dokra palki and the palanquin bearers transport us back to the age when this was the only means of transport through forests and hilly terrain.

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Description

The Dokra palanquin or Dokra palki and the palanquin bearers transport us back to the age when this was the only means of transport through forests and hilly terrain.

About Dokra

The Dokra system of metal casting is said to be 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. Brass scrap in generally used as raw material. The lost wax technique for casting of copper based alloys has also been found in China, Egypt, Malaysia, Nigeria and Central America.

Specifications Of Dokra Palanquin / Palki

Width Of Product: 6.5 inches
Height Of Product: 4.5 inches
Weight Of Package: 1000 grams

Additional information

Weight 1000 g
Dimensions .16 × .11 m
Colors

Gold

Material

Brass

Region

Bengal