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Vintage Wooden Red Tikka Box

Vintage Wooden Red Tikka Box

Regular price $75.00 USD
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Discovered in the captivating northwest desert of India, this vintage ceremonial Tika box showcases its original aged red painted finish, with a history spanning almost 60 years. In Hinduism, ‘Tika’ refers to a mark or paste applied on the forehead, often in the form of a colored dot. It is a sacred symbol and is commonly made from substances like sandalwood, saffron, or vermilion. The application of Tika holds ritualistic and symbolic significance, representing various aspects depending on the context, tradition, or specific ceremony within Hindu practices.

This Tika box features a finely crafted wooden body with an eye-catching pagoda-style lid. Formerly an integral part of temples and households for storing ceremonial powders, this vintage Indian box can now serve as a versatile storage solution, suitable for jewelry or various other items.

Own a piece of history that exudes both cultural richness and architectural elegance. Embrace the allure of this sacred storage vessel, a testament to India's vibrant heritage. Make it a centerpiece in your space, where tradition and functionality converge in a captivating blend.

Please note that vintage pieces come with small imperfections, that’s a part of its beauty and age.

Size: 6.25”L x 6.25”W x 7.25”H
Weight: 685 gm


Size: 6.25”L x 6.25”W x 7”H
Weight: 581 gm


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