Fine Antique Syrian Mother-of-Pearl Inlay Box
Antique Syrian wooden jewelry box inlaid with mother-of-pearl, bone and ebony. Middle Eastern box handcrafted in very fine Moorish micro mosaic diamonds, and a continuous hexagonal motif design intricately inlaid with bone, mother-of-pearl, satinwood and rosewood that adorn nearly every square inch of this exquisite 19th century Syrian inlay box. The inside is lined with royal blue velvet. Museum quality artwork like the ones in Doris Duke Islamic Art Museum.