Made of a copper alloy using the "lost wax" technique. This means that the object is unique, there is only one of it in the world.
For thousands of years, craftsmen from the Orissa region have used this technique to create special metal objects, of which this Woman with a water jug is a beautiful example.
Dates from circa 1930.
Approximate measurements: 20 cm high
The condition is good, it has some signs of age. As depicted.
- Statue of a woman
- ca. 1930
- Region/ Country of origin
- Title of artwork
- Dhokra / Bastar Artefact from West Bengal
- Good condition, see description
- 20×8×5 cm