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19th Century Decorative Chair of Mother-of-Peal and Ivory Micromosaic


A rare Syrian side chair of the very finest quality The carcase in solid Sandalwood and rising from gently tapered legs; the carved and pierced back having mashrebeyeh style panels using turned ivory and Sandalwood, with a lobed domed top, surmounted with a delicately carved ivory finial; the whole in the complex geometric abalone and bone micromosaic.   


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  • Date of manufacture
    circa 1850
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 36.62 in. x W 17.72 in. x D 16.93 in.

    H 93 cm x W 45 cm x D 43 cm

  • Seller location
    London, GB
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