Late 18th century Turkish Chest

Late 18th century Turkish Chest
Circa 1800
A fine mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell ground inlaid chest of rectangular form raised on short legs with a hinged coffered lid. The sides, front and back are covered in inlaid panels of triangular geometric and rectangular shapes with beautiful foliate panels of mother-of-pearl, all laid onto a red and blonde tortoiseshell. The interior has been removed recently and relined. Ottoman, Turkey circa 1800.


21.77 inches
15.35 inches
13.39 inches

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