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Persian Khatam Handicrafts Cutlery Box - HKH3000 | Persiada

Persian Khatam Handicrafts Cutlery Box - HKH3000 | Persiada

Khatamkari the Persian Style Marquetry is the incrustation pattern, generally star-shaped, with thin sticks of beech or Ziziphus wood, brass for golden parts and camel bones for white parts.

The Sticks are assembled in triangular beams and glued to create a cylinder. The cross-section is now a six-branch star which is cut, compressed and dried between two wooden plates, before being sliced for the last time, in 1 mm wide sections.

These sections are then plated and glued on the surface to be decorated before the shiny finish is applied.

Read our wiki on how Khatamkari is made

Crafts Details
SizeMax Width: 13.5 cm Max Length: 25.5 cm Max Height: 7.5 cm
Weight557 gr
Materialthin sticks of wood, copper (for golden parts), camel bones (white parts), Wood inside
UsageCutlery Box, Decorative Dish, Persian Gift
OriginateHandmade in Isfahan / Persia (Iran)

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