Lost Wax

Documentary

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Producer: Richard Kaplan Production
Format: VHS
Copies Available: 2
Length: 10 minutes
Color Format: Color

Description

The Lost Wax Technique is an ancient bronze casting process. Dating 6,000 years it had been used by the ancient Egyptians, the Greeks, Indians many other cultures around the world. Most of the elegant bronze statues in the Indian temples were made by the lost wax technique but only a few of them survived the test of time. Fortunately, the Lost Wax techniques are still used by Indian craftsman. This documentary illustrates all the steps of making bronze statues using the technique. ID:SA119