Item Details

Item No. KH3014

khatam karee means "hand-inlaid."  To inlay is to apply wood or other materials in geometric shapes to decorate the surface of various objects. The average is 250 pieces for every cubic centimeter of inlaid work.

The design on the lid is known as esleemee in Persian; there is no exact English translation. The wooden interior is highly varnished to maintain its shine.

Dimensions:  21.5 cm across front, 14 cm side, 7 cm high (approx. 8.25" x 5.5" x 2.75")  Shipping weight 1.2 pounds.