Antique Syrian Mother of Pearl Inlay Wedding Trunk
Rare antique 19th century mother of pearl inlaid Syrian blanket wedding chest. Very fine intricate, detailed, stunning craftsmanship quality of Syrian Moorish artwork. Unusual ottoman Empire Syrian wedding trunk decorated overall with Islamic geometric patterns of intricate inlay of tortoise-shell and mother-of-pearl. In the Middle East parents give a chest of drawers inlaid with Mother of pearl to each of their child as a wedding gift. Storage inside space is 53" x 21" x 20"