Vintage Micro Mosaic Indo Persian Moorish Inlaid Trinket Box
Handcrafted vintage marquetry Indo Persian wood inlay micro mosaic with miniature hand painted scene.
Finely handcrafted khatam wooden box with very delicate micro mosaic marquetry from the ancient Persian technique of inlaying from arrangements of so many delicate pieces of wood, mosaic marquetry.
This beautiful Moorish box in covered with fine Moorish micro mosaic marquetry and the top is decorated with a miniature painting of a 19th century scene of Royal princes wearing traditional Maharajas clothes and playing polo on horse.
Lined with green velvet interior.
Height: 2.25 in.
Width: 4 in.
Depth: 2.25 in.
Moorish mosaic Marquetry wear consistent with age and use.
Great Islamic Art collector museum quality piece on this miniature painting on boxes.