Copper Plated Brass Lion Door Knocker with Antique Look, "Lion Arrival"
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There's an aura of fierce elegance accompanying the design of this lion door knocker. From India's Khalid Ali, the brass door knocker is crafted with a fine attention to detail featuring copper plating and lacquer finish for a fascinating antique look.
Iron screws included.
Khalid learned repousse metal work, known as patra, or Indo Napoleon, from his father and uncle. It is one of the most popular Indian arts and Khalid has diligently worked at it for more than 20 years. He continues to grow artistically and has taught many of his family members and other artisans the vast array of skills needed to produce this distinctive form of Indian metalwork.
Khalid Ali has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1000 and the most recent for $1800.