This beautiful pair of Marapachi dolls is an integral part of traditional Golu arrangements. Exceptionally crafted in red sandal wood, this pair embodies age old design in its form and feature. Marapachi dolls embody a couple, oftentimes a king and queen. At an age where photographs were yet to become popular and widespread, these dolls became a memoir of the newlyweds’ marriage. Marapachi dolls are extensively used in festive decorations during the Navratri festival.
This piece has been procured from Tirunelveli and is estimated to be between 60 and 70 years of age.
Styling and usage: This beautiful pair of dolls can be used as a decor accent amidst pre-existing arrangements and can be set amidst Navratri/Golu decor during the festive season.
Significant feature: Red sandal wood Marapachi pair, excellent craftsmanship.