Kavad Box Illustrating Dasavatar of Lord Vishnu
Kavad boxes have been at the heart of the 500-year-old Rajasthani art-form of narrating stories. The vibrant hand-painted wooden box provides visual reference for the tale being recited. This beautiful one, illustrating dasavtar of Lord Vishnu, is blessed with a touch of divinity. It is also an appealing décor or gift item for those with an affinity for conventional yet quirky aesthetics.
2.9L x 2.6W x 5HMaterials
Mango wood, natural colour pigments and tree gum
Wipe with dry clean cloth. Do not expose to direct sunlight or water.
Handmade product - please allow for slight variation in design, size or colour.
Kavad is a Rajasthani folk art that uses colourful wooden boxes to tell stories. The boxes look like little temples with layered doors upon which pictures are painted in an order so the narrator can reveal...View Full Collection