Made by traditional methods using brass, this decorative musical instrument is a example of the tribal music instruments prevalent in Odisha. This piece of art has been made by a traditional dokra artist who was trained in the family arts by his elders.
This piece of art can displayed in various ways. It can set on a base for tabletop viewing. On the other hand the sling allows it to be mounted on a wall.
Dokra as a craft in India is more than 4000 years old and is still used to make curios, jewellery and tabletop items.