Antique Middle Eastern Mother of Pearl Inlaid Mirror
Antique Middle Eastern Moorish mother of pearl inlaid antique mirror, late 19th century.
Antique Middle Eastern Moorish mirror in the Turkish ottoman style.
Sensational large Levantine finely inlaid with mother of pearl, each piece of mother of pearl is out lined with pewter is out lined with pewter wire.
The intricate Moorish Islamic design crown over a rectangular frame surrounded with hand carved boarder, the mirror is flanked by two ornate ornaments, all resting on two inlaid feet.
This mirror is one of the best levantine mirror we have seen in years, specially because the artist who designed this mirror has created three dimensional with Moorish mosaic inlaid of rectangular form with feet and tapering crest, decorated in mashribiyya, the crest in openwork with interlaced vines.
The crown and sides are very finely handcrafted in floral and geometric Moorish Syrian design.
Very unique piece, fabulous find.
The lattice Moorish woodwork is very fine.
30" W × 1" D × 54" H.