Bidri Hooka Bowl

Bidri – Indian Inlay

Joseph Cohen Silver bidri, bowl, exhibit, tray 1698 Views

Bidri is a technique of inlaying zinc vessels with brass, silver or gold. This form of decoration is uniquely Indian and began in the city of Bidar in the Deccan. The oldest known examples date from the late 17th century, but according to oral legend, production of bidri began in the 16th century.

Joseph CohenBidri – Indian Inlay