"Timeless Allure": A Restored 20th Century Mother of Pearl Chest

47 x 55 x 27 ″Hand crafted from walnut, inlaid with mother-of-pearl.Introducing an exquisite 20th century mother of pearl chest, meticulously restored by our skilled artisans at the NOA Living Atelier in Lebanon. This stunning piece has been thoughtfully adapted with a front-opening mechanism that seamlessly combines functionality with elegance.
The mother of pearl used in the inlays adds a luxurious dimension to these designs, enhancing their complexity and depth. The lustrous, iridescent quality of the material accentuates the floral patterns, giving them a distinct visual appeal that has captivated generations.
The chest's mesmerizing design features a central, elliptical medallion that gracefully holds a delicate floral bouquet at its heart. On either side of the medallion, symmetrical floral bouquets create an enchanting sense of balance, while the four corners are adorned with captivating flower arrangements that draw the eye and accentuate the chest's refined craftsmanship.
Encircling the central medallion, two rectangular borders gracefully frame the intricate design, separated by a sinuous wave motif that imbues the chest with a fluid sense of movement. The harmonious interplay of shapes and patterns is a testament to the rich cultural heritage of near east artistic tradition, with each element carefully selected to evoke a sense of beauty, harmony, and unity.
Floral and vegetal motifs inspired by nature, these designs depict plants, flowers, and fruits. They symbolize the beauty, abundance, and fertility of nature, while also serving as a reminder of the transient nature of life.
Our skilled artisans at the NOA Living Atelier in Lebanon have meticulously restored this chest, preserving its historical significance while infusing it with a modern functionality. The front-opening design allows for easy access to the chest's spacious interior, providing ample room for storing your cherished items or transforming the piece into a sophisticated home bar.
A statement piece like this mother of pearl chest creates a breathtaking presence in any room of your home, whether it graces the entryway or serves as an opulent focal point in a living area. The chest's enchanting design and unparalleled craftsmanship make it a timeless treasure that will be admired for generations to come, inviting all who encounter it to be swept away by its romantic allure.


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Dimensions 27.0 × 55.0 × 47.0 in

20th Century


Hand crafted from walnut, inlaid with mother-of-pearl.


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