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Egyptian inlaid box, 'Treasure of Cairo' (small) - Small Egyptian Inlaid Box Curate

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Treasure of Cairo Small Egyptian Inlaid Box

Intricate inlay work has been practiced in the Middle East for more than 4,500... more

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Intricate inlay work has been practiced in the Middle East for more than 4,500 years. This beechwood box is inlaid with hundreds of hand-cut pieces of iridescent mother-of-pearl, and re-creates an arabesque design from the seventh century. Lined with red velvet, it makes an excellent jewelry box or striking desk accessory.

Please note: Larger box shown is not included (sold separately).

  • 0.16 kgs
  • 0.4 lbs
  • 5.1 cm H x 10.2 cm W x 7 cm D
  • 2" H x 4" W x 2.8" D

  • Beechwood, mother of pearl, velvet lining
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No
  • Made in Egypt.
  • Ships fast from USA.

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11/29/2017

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"beautiful inlaid wood, but..."

The shellacking is of poor quality with the brushstrokes clearly seen. I al also concerned that the shellac might yellow in time.

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12/22/2013

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"Amazing Craftsmanship"

The small box is very small. It was could hold a few rings, some earrings or a chain necklace. It is gorgeous though and I would still recommend it to others.

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05/21/2015

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"Quality Merchandise"

Nice size for the cost. Beautiful inlay.

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02/27/2014

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"beautiful"

made of pretty materials

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10/28/2015

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"to much whiz not worth having."

this product sould not be sold. to small for any use.

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05/29/2013

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"Beautiful Keepsake Box"

for my jewels & charms on my dresser

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