This is a Tribal Mask made by local artisan from Purulia West Bengal. Very unique and traditional form of art which are going to end. Some of the family still engaging in this craft to earn their livelihood. Paper, mud, and clay are used to make this masks. The masks are painted in pastel shades and have a frank, simple, and bold look. The eye- brows, mouth, and eyes are painted to give those special effects and give completeness to the looks of the masks.
Dokra is the art of metal crafts amongst some indigenous tribes of India which is over 4000 years old. Dokra artefacts are made from brass and are inherently unique as each piece is made from a new mold which is lost in the process. The product of Dokra artisans are in great demand in domestic and foreign markets because of primitive simplicity, enchanting folk motifs and forceful form. This creative crafts is great for home decor as well as gifting in any occasion.