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What is Thewa jewellery?

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Asked by tanuja, 23 Jan '13 07:51 pm
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Awe-inspiring, enthralling, exotic, colorful, fascinating.. so much has been written about this magnificent art of jewellery making called thewa.It is four hundred years old Rajasthani art in which jewellery is made by using an intricately worked out sheet of 23 k gold on glass of different colors. Casing is done in silver with gold plating.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 23 Jan '13 08:43 pm

 
  
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Thewa is a special art of jewelry making which involves embossing of intricately worked-out sheet gold on molten glass. It evolved in Pratapgarh district, Rajasthan India. Its origin dates back to the Mughal age.
Thewa is a traditional art of fusing 23K Gold with multicoloured glass. The glass is treated by a special process to have glittering effects, which in turn highlights the intricate gold work. The whole Thewa piece is hand crafted over a period of one month by skilled artisans. Thewa, an art that pulsates with life, caught seemingly in movement, in motifs used on jewellery, which shows the culture, heritage and tales of romance and valour of Rajasthan with nature and happiness depicting the art of the fine craftsmanship. The process of making thewa work is detailed; time consuming and intricate, taking up to a month to complete each piece. It starts with broken pieces of terracotta, finely ground, mixed with chemicals and oil to produce a thick paste. The paste spread on a woo ...more
Answered by jakir hussain, 23 Jan '13 07:58 pm

 
  
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Means jewellery with marwar look, heavy and unique with lotz of kundan work.
Answered by Nauty, 23 Jan '13 08:06 pm

 
  
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Probably it is put on hair with front hangging on forehead ji & nost of Rajesthani Females use it ji, But I m also a little confused ji
Answered by Dhuni, 23 Jan '13 07:58 pm

 
  
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Awe-inspiring, enthralling, exotic, colorful, fascinating.. so much has been written about this magnificent art of jewellery making called thewa.It is 400 years old Rajasthani art in which jewellery is made by using an intricately worked out sheet of 23 k gold on glass of different colors. Casing is done in silver with gold plating.
Answered by Quest, 23 Jan '13 07:57 pm

 
  
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Jewelry represents wealth and status, the body out of a person's taste, I like honeybuy jewelry, gorgeous beautiful, reveal personal charm
Answered by skycarey, 24 Jan '13 12:29 pm

 
  
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Traditional rajasthani jewellery
Answered by Incredible Abhi, 24 Jan '13 06:19 am

 
  
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Why scratch Head ya. After knowing Thewa one would feel like buying and You know Gold is Imported Item and Our rupee value is depreciating because of GOLD AND OIL. God want everyone to prosper AND not just USA and I think the time has come for all of us to know the real Indian Item that helps us to prosper and pleases GOD LAKSHMI. ...In Telugu Thewa means.... PLZ bring..
Answered by Mungara Reddy, 23 Jan '13 10:35 pm

 
  
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