Jest
Jest
Jest

Jest

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Papier Mache Bowl
Contrasted in bold hues of red & white, this Papier-mache vessel is sure to delight. Craft Type: Papier Mache

Papier Mache originated in China, eventually spreading to Japan and Persia. In the 15th century, Persian scholar Shah-e-Hamadan brought 700 artisans from Persia to Kashmir. Today, it is majorly practiced by the shia community; made in homes, and workshops, in Srinagar, and other parts of the Kashmir Valley. It primarily consists of paper pulp, and is a richly decorated, colorful artifact, made generally in the form of decorative objects.

Papier Mache process 
- Paper pulp is created through soaking or boiling the paper. To this, the adhesive is added.

- One makes use of Paper strips glued together with an adhesive on a form for which support is needed on which To glue the Paper strips, reinforcements with wire, lightweight shapes, balloons, or textiles may be needed.

- Traditional adhesive use a mixture of water and flour or other starch, mixed To the consistency of heavy cream

Color 

  • White & Red

Dimensions (cm):

  • Height: 8.3, Diameter: 24.8.                               
  • No. of pieces in a set:  1, One Bowl

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