Six Hand Painted Ceramic Floral Knobs by Indian Artisans, "Petite Blue Flowers"
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Petite flowers adorn each knob in this set of six, hand-painted by local artisans in colors of blue and red. Presented by Khalid Ali, these Indian decorative knobs are crafted of ceramic, and fitted with brass and iron fixtures.
- 0.33 kgs
- 0.7 lbs
- Each (6): 8 cm H x 4.5 cm Diam.
- Each (6): 3.1" H x 1.8" Diam.
- Screw length: 3 cm L
- Screw length: 1.2" L
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.