Clay & Terracotta of Uttar Pradesh

Clay & Terracotta of Uttar Pradesh


Among the clay products of Uttar Pradesh, the wares of the potters of Gorakpur are well known. They make animal figures like horses and elephants with hand-appliquéd ornamentation. Figures of goddesses converted into lamps, mother and child motifs, and other ritual objects are all crafted here by hand.

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