Chinhhari arts Wrought Iron Kerela boat - WIT015
The river served as a lifeline since the beginning of civilization. In order to Commute via the river, people used boats made from old tree trunks. As an important part of life, rivers have been part of festivals, events and celebrations as well. This Art piece is depicting a boat race, it is all about being in sync which each other and working as a team.
Dimension(hxlxb) = 4x22x4 inch
Wrought Iron handicraft is also known as “Pitva Art “, an Ancient tribal 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 a 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 the future and then 3 layers of oil paint (Mat Finish) is done to finish the product. For the maintenance, in the long run, we recommend to gently clean it with Cotton and oil. Each and every piece will last for a lifetime.
The product will be dispatched In 2 -3 working days and delivery is estimated in 5- 7 days after dispatch.