Privileged Classical Design Khatam Marquetry Pen Holder - HKH3919 - Persiada

Sold | ReOrder Privileged Classical Design Khatam Marquetry Pen Holder - HKH3919 - Persiada

Khatam means "incrustation", and Khatam-Kari means "incrustation work". This craft consists in the production of incrustation pattern (generally star-shaped, with thin sticks of wood (ebony, teak, ziziphus, orange, rose), brass (for golden parts), camel bones (white parts). Ivory, gold or silver can also be used for collection objects. Sticks are assembled in triangular beams, themselves assembled and glued in a strict order to create a cylinder, 70 cm in diameter, whose cross-section is the main motif: a six-branch star included in a hexagon. These cylinders are cut into shorter cylinders, and then compressed and dried between two wooden plates, before being sliced for the last time, in 1 mm wide trenches. These sections are ready to be plated and glued on the object to be decorated, before lacquer finishing.

 Read the Full Story on Khatam Kari Persian Marquetry 

Crafts Details
Size Length: 23.5 cm Width: 15 cm Height: 5 cm to 8 cm
Weight 650 gr
Material thin sticks of wood, copper (for golden parts), camel bones (white parts)
Feature (s) Custom Design, with drawer
Usage Envelope Holder, Pen Rest , Small Storage, Decorative Item, Persian Gift
Originate Handmade in Isfahan / Persia (Iran)

Write a review

Note: HTML is not translated!
    Bad           Good

Free Shipping

This product qualifies for free air shipping.

Sold by Persis Crafts

Immediate dispatch from the Netherlands.

Fine Details

Hover to see zoomed view for fine details.

  • Views: 1027
  • Brand: Persis Crafts
  • Product Code: HKH3919
  • Availability: Sold | ReOrder
  • $97.00

Tags: Envelop Holder, Pen Rest, Khatam Kari, Wood & Metal Marquetry

Make us proud by joining our social media:

Instagram Facebook Pinterest Wordpress 

We love to help. Ultra quick reply via:

Whatsapp Messenger Messenger