Cheppu (orange) - Ethnic Jewellery Box | Wooden Casket | Traditional Wooden Jewel Box
This majestic box, the Cheppu, is made only from the roots of Rosewood trees and the like. The thickness of the root decides the final size of the Cheppu and this adds to the mysticism surrounding them. They are among the most beloved home-decor items in Kerala today.
- Though these are trinket boxes, valuables of all kinds are kept in them.
- These boxes are a visual treat, with the ornate brass embellishments on their exterior elevating their aesthetic value to another level.
- Every inch of these beautiful boxes is hand-crafted, and they tell a story of an art form that has resided on these shores for centuries.