These beautiful iron lanterns have been hand-cut to perfection by adept artisans in the "Brass city" of India, Moradabad. The intricate design of both twisted and flat hand beaten iron just shows off the meticulous efforts that go into making them.
Available in two sizes:
Small H58cm x W18cm
Large H64cm x W26cm
(Height includes handle, 16cm)
The process is complicated, - it starts with an artisan cutting the metal using hand-held tools. The result is crisp lines and designs. Hand cutting metal is an intensive craft because it involves carefully scrutinising the quality and thickness of the metal before cutting them. The craft enjoys a special place in the handicrafts industry owing to the fine, intricate hand engraving on the metal.