Damascening | Moroccan damascene | Moroccan damascene animals | Damascened animals | Damascene ware |  Ornamental wires of silver in a carved metallic surface | Damascened zebra | Damascened gazelle

Item#: D11

 

Damascening originates from Damascus Arab city in the country of Syria. This art has been introduced in Morocco. Damascene, or inlaid metalwork, is a specialty in the city of Meknes Morocco. Craftsmen inlay with a hammer ornamental wires of silver in a carved metallic surface. Silver threads on blackened surface metal. The pattern is typical of Islamic ornamentation, as are the panels of Arabic design on the sides of the animal.

 

H= 6.5" L= 11" Gazelle

Price $: 145

Availability : In stock

 

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