The art of casting copperware &
brassware in Kashmir had flourished from years. The
Kashmiri brassware is noted all over the world for good
quality and design. The brassware objects in Kashmir
ranged from household, decorative and ceremonial items.
They comprise mostly cooking pots and sundry articles
for the household. However, the most celebrated item is
samovars (tea-kettle of Russian origin).
The Kashmiri craftsman also produces excellent products
of copper-ware consisting mostly of cooking pots and
samovars and sundry articles for the household or the
mantelpieces ,they are admiringly adapted for
electroplating. There is a good demand for beautiful
copper trays inlet into tables of carved walnut-wood,
There are floral, stylized, geometric, leaf and even
calligraphic motifs that are engraved or embossed on
copper or brass.