Turkish Mother of Pearl Inlaid Chess Set

Turkish Mother of Pearl Inlaid Chess Set
Item# turk-mop-chess-HO315134MM547
$219.99

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Turkish Mother of Pearl Inlaid Chess Set
Intricately handcarved of prime walnut wood by renown designer Osmanlý El Sanatlarý.

This gorgeous,detailed chess set features handcarved, handpainted chess pieces in the traditional Turkish Ottoman style, on a mother of pearl inlaid chess board.

Red velvet lined drawer inside holds chess pieces secure.

Material: Walnut, Moth.of Pearl, Alumi. Polyester Dimensions: W 12" L 12" H 2.75"

The inlaying of mother of pearl, an exquisite decorative technique, goes back to the Sumerians, and has been taken over and brought to perfection by the Ottomans.

Motifs include geometrical shapes, flowers, leaves and other nature inspired elements.

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