What is Bidri Art?

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Bidri is an important export handicraft of India. ‘Bidri’ is named after Bidar in Karnataka. Bidri is a metal inlay art which is developed in Bidar in the 14th Century during the rule of the Bahamani. Therefore an art coming from such a place have signifies its cultural richness.  It is a kind of Metal work in India, consisting essentially of damascening (fancy) of silver upon and some metal which is made black by coating.  Bidriware is prized as a symbol of wealth.

Bidri art work is perfect for those who want to give traditional look to their interior. Artisan crave bidri artwork in a variety of wonderful showpiece structure like Bidri art duck showpiece , Bidri art Elephant Showpiece, Bidri art Nandi, Bidri art flower vase, Bidri art Table Accessiories, Bidri art jewelly box and then different designs are engraved.

 Bidri Art - duck showpiecebidri art- Nandi showpiecebidri art- elephant showpiece

 

 

TYPICAL DESIGNS IN BIDRI ART WORKS

Aftabi - Metal Overlay

Koftgiri: Inlay of Sheet Metal

Zarbuland- High Relief

Tarakashi- Inlay of wire

 

At Nutristar, we have a wide range of variety in Bidri art Work including showpieces, table accessories, home décor items and much more. To view and buy the beautiful bidri art products visit our website.

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