Molten Magic: The Artistry of Firozabad’s Glass Handicrafts

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A brief write-up on Firozabad glass handicrafts below the following images of glass handicrafts of Firozabad

Handcrafted Glass Bird Statue, Style : Modern at best price INR 350 / Piece  in Firozabad Uttar Pradesh from India Glass Handicrafts | ID:4888851
Glass Handicraft Items by Exotil International from Firozabad Uttar Pradesh  | ID - 3454006
Pradeep Glass Handicraft in Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh - Religious Statues  Dealer | IndianYellowPages
Pradeep Glass Handicraft in Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh - Religious Statues  Dealer | IndianYellowPages
Glass birds - Birds Manufacturer from Firozabad
Glass Bird Showpiece for Decoration, Rs 50 /piece Pradeep Glass Handicraft  | ID: 11622505355
Glass birds - Birds Manufacturer from Firozabad
Glass Craft in Firozabad, कांच के शिल्प, फिरोजाबाद, Uttar Pradesh | Glass  Craft, Decorative Glass Craft Price in Firozabad
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Pradeep glass handicraft.... - Pradeep glass handicraft.
Glass Bird Showpiece for Decoration, Rs 50 /piece Pradeep Glass Handicraft  | ID: 11622505355
Borosilicate Fiberglass Glass Duck, Rs 120 /piece Pradeep Glass Handicraft  | ID: 20338063212
Home Decor Glass Duck Statues, Decorative Sculpture, Decorative Figures,  डेकोरेटिव स्टेचू, सजावटी मूर्ति in Suhag Nagar, Firozabad , Alsa Glass  Handicrafts | ID: 22263880997

Firozabad is a city near Agra in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. It is the center of India’s glassmaking industry and is known for the quality of the bangles and also glasswares produced there.

Like most of the craft traditions, glass making in India is very old. We find its reference in the great epic of India, the Mahabharata.

The art of glassware got great impetus during the medieval period. Mughal rulers provided patronage to the craft of glass making.

The credit of introducing the art of glass engraving in India goes to the Mughals. The Mughal craftsmen excelled in making delicate foliated designs on glass objects.

The present day glass making industry in India revolves around making items like bottles, bangles, beads, window pens etc. 

Firozabad has produced artistic glassware in different colours and shades used in chandeliers and other items. About four hundred glass industries are registered in Firozabad, making different types of glass products. They use natural gas instead of coal.

Firozabad with the changing time has entered into new era of Glass Manufacturing, it has become a major hub of manufacturing different Glass based items and has registered its global presence. Firozabad Glass craft is GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION (G.I) certified. 

The government of India has given Geographical Indication certificate to protect its uniqueness and maintain its heritage and pride.

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4 replies on “Molten Magic: The Artistry of Firozabad’s Glass Handicrafts”

Firozabad, located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, is famous for its glassware and handicrafts, particularly bangles and various types of glass items. If you’re looking to buy these handicrafts at wholesale rates, here are a few options:

Local Markets in Firozabad: Visiting Firozabad itself can be a great option. The city has numerous manufacturers and wholesalers who deal directly with buyers. This not only ensures a wider variety but also better prices. Popular markets in Firozabad include the bangle market and Suhag Nagar.

Online Wholesale Platforms: Websites like IndiaMART and TradeIndia offer a platform for manufacturers from Firozabad to sell their products at wholesale prices. You can browse through various sellers, compare prices, and even negotiate directly with the suppliers.

Trade Fairs and Expos: Participating in or visiting trade fairs that focus on handicrafts can provide access to wholesale suppliers from Firozabad. Events like the India International Trade Fair (IITF) in Delhi might feature exhibitors from Firozabad.

Direct Contact with Factories: Some buyers prefer to establish direct contact with factories in Firozabad for their needs. This direct approach can lead to better price negotiations and customized orders.

B2B E-commerce Platforms: Platforms like Alibaba also list suppliers from Firozabad, and you can place bulk orders through these international platforms.

Each option has its own advantages, depending on your specific needs and the scale of your purchase.

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