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the CARIAPPAS (set)
the CARIAPPAS (set)
the CARIAPPAS (set)
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the CARIAPPAS (set)

Vendor
varnamcraftcollective
Regular price
Rs. 950.00
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The Cariappas, a pair of dolls are from Coorg, Karnataka. This is a part of our initiative to revive the traditional doll stories of Channapatna, Karnataka.  Each piece is made of wrightia tinctoria or hale mara, a safe and naturally seasoned medicinal plant wood. The wood is first turned on a lathe and then applied the base glossy colour using the traditional lac-turnery technique. And then they have been painted over with safe, non-toxic oil-paints. However these are not suitable for children. Please note that the colours may vary a little bit from the one in the pics.

AVAILABLE IN TWO SIZES.

DIMENSIONS

Large set ~

Man - 9.5  inches height x 4 inches width, Lady - 8.5 inches height x 3.5 inches width

Small set ~ Man & Lady - 4inches height x 35mm base dia

CARE INSTRUCTIONS 

Not to be washed. To clean use a mildly damp cloth. Avoid blows against hard surfaces. Please note that wood being a natural material reacts differently to atmospheric changes which is beyond our control.