This hand crafted Tissue Box with beautiful Chinar leaves has been hand painted by skilled artisans (known as Naqash) from the valley of Kashmir!  3D/ embossing technique is unique to this craft and only a skilled artisan is able to pull of such an intricate design with a great finish!
Chinar is considered auspicious in Kashmir and cutting it is a sacrilege! No wonder, Chinar tree is one of the most common motifs used in traditional Naqashi.

Product Dimensions:

Material: Wood
Length: 8 inches  (Opening in the lid - 4.5 inches)
Width: 5 inches 
Height: 2.5 inches

Kashmir Naqashi Tissue Box

  • Naqashi is ancient craft of Kashmir and literally means painting, Papier Mache or wooden products are adorned by intricate designs (Naqashi) inspired by rich flaura and fauna from the region which are hand painted and lacquer finished for its rich appeal. Embossing/ 3D designs is a very specialised technique in Naqashi and only a very skilled artisan will be able to give a top notch finishing in this style.