Collectables - Vintage Wooden Welcome Bust
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Collectables - Vintage Wooden Welcome Bust

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Handcrafted vintage wooden welcome bust

Material: Jackfruit tree wood

Dimensions : 19.5" x 11.5"

These wooden handicrafts come from Uttar and Dakshin Dinajpur and Naxalbari in West Bengal.These wooden artifacts are a vital part of tribal lifestyle. The materials used vary depending on the region they originate from. 

Migration of the tribals to cities meant the decline of the local culture and need for these wooden artifacts. Highly skilled artisans became labourers in a bid to earn a living. The government of West Bengal in association with UNESCO is now reviving this tradition and trying to create a sustainable livelihood for the artisans.Natsy by Design supports this cause and offers these artisans a platform through which they can popularize this art form. 

Disclaimer: Please note that some masks are very old and hence may be chipped in places. This is part of its character. The product is exactly the same as shown in the image.

 

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