Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box

Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box
Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box
Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box
Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box
Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box

Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box
Egyptian Middle Eastern Islamic MOP Inlay Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box. Hand crafted Egyptian Latticework Mashrabiya Wood jewelry Box. Measures: 50 cm 40 cm 25 cm Tall (20" 16" 10 Tall).

Mashrabiya is the Arabic term given to a type of projecting oriel window enclosed with carved wood latticework located on the second storey of a building or higher, the mashrabiy is an element of traditional Arabic architecture used since the Middle Ages up to the mid twentieth century. It is mostly used on the street side of the building. Mashrabiyas were mostly used in houses and palaces although sometimes in public buildings such as hospitals, inns, schools and government buildings.

They are found mostly in the mashriq i. East of the Arab world, but some types of similar windows are also found in the maghrib (west of the Arab world).

They are very prevalent in Iraq, the Levant, Hejaz and Egypt. They are mostly found in urban settings and rarely in rural areas.

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To view our most recent customer feedback. The item "Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box" is in sale since Sunday, July 17, 2016. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Jewelry Boxes & Organizers\Jewelry Boxes". The seller is "gouda78" and is located in Cairo. This item can be shipped to United States, to all countries in Europe, to all countries in continental Asia, to Canada, to Mexico.


Vintage Egyptian Handcrafted Mother of Pearl Mashrabiya Wood Chest Jewelry Box