Metal chimes are made from flat sheets/pieces of scrap metal and created by using basic hand tools and machinery. Metalwork is a craft practiced in Behat in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India.
- Made from reused metal
- Soldered together for strength and durability
- Coated in a protective color layer
- Indoor & outdoor use
- Size: 50" L x 4" W
- Can be sprayed with a clear coat to preserve color and longevity
These metal chimes are made by a single family in the town of Behat in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Male members over the age of 18 in the family such as husbands, uncles, sons and nephews are all part of chime making. They work out of an old, converted house which is now their workshop in the remote village.