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Bashir Ahmed - Sculpting genius & handicraft artisan

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 Bashir Ahmad Nagina Handicrafts

Meet Bashir Ahmed - an artisan par excellence.
Store Indya takes pride in being associated with Bashir Ahmed who has an undying spirit for his ancestral art with which he has, over the years, created the most magnificent handicrafts!

He was awarded the ‘National Award’ by the President of India in 1985 for his unique ‘ebony combs’. The ‘wood craftsmen’ of ‘Nagina’ have been producing ‘carved combs’ in all shapes and sizes, often studded with ivory dots inlaid in the dark ebony surface.

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