Large 19th Century Syrian Trunk with Mother-of-Pearl Inlay For Sale
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Large 19th Century Syrian Trunk with Mother-of-Pearl Inlay


A large 19th century Syrian trunk profusely inlaid with mother-of-pearl and metal strapping on the front with sparser design on the sides, the back unadorned, the hinged top lifts to a spacious interior with two shallow open side sections each 4.5 inches wide.


  • Production time
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  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Condition
    Good. An authentic antique in very good condition with a rustic finish, a few missing mother of pearl and metal inlays, age cracks, some loss to surface..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 24.75 in. x W 57.5 in. x D 22.5 in.

    H 62.87 cm x W 146.05 cm x D 57.15 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Reference number

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