Lord Krishna, Rasalila with Dasa Avatara of Lord Vishnu Mastya or fish, Kachhapa or tortoise, Baraha or wild boar, Nrushingha or lion headed man, Bamana or dwarf, Parsurama, Rama, Balarama, Buddha and Kalpi around on foldable discs. If top part is lifted, figures of animals or dancers is found. In the bottom part erotica figures from Kamasutra is etched (see video).
Palm leaves are arranged in strips, stitched together and figures are etched with an iron pen or chisel called lekhani. Then natural ink obtained from lamp shoot, leaves and vegetables are put and wiped with a wet cloth. Only the etched portions retain the colours thus giving out the beautiful figures. Only few colours are used, prominent among them being black, red and green.
13"x13", Palm leaf carving - etching, black, can be mounted and framed with or without glass, protect from dust, wipe with dry cloth. Don't display under direct sunlight, protect from moisture.Â
Being hand carved subsequent products will not be exactly the same.