Chartreuse Green Embossed Aluminum on Wood Mini-Box, "Chartreuse Sextet"
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Flowers blossom on a mini chest of drawers featuring six different spaces for jewelry or personal treasures. Handcrafted of sleek brown wood, the decorative box from Khalid Ali depicts the blossoms on green aluminum repoussé. The asymmetrical drawers open with polished brass knobs.
- 0.72 kgs
- 1.6 lbs
- 19.5 cm H x 21 cm W x 8.5 cm D
- 7.75" H x 8.25" W x 3.3" D
Khalid learned repousse metal work, known as patra, or Indo Napoleon, from his father and uncle. It is one of the most popular Indian arts and Khalid has diligently worked at it for more than 20 years. He continues to grow artistically and has taught many of his family members and other artisans the vast array of skills needed to produce this distinctive form of Indian metalwork.
Khalid Ali has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1000 and the most recent for $1800.