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Damascene rectangular pillbox

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   Damascene rectangular pillbox decorated with geometric Arab patterns. It has a snap closure and plastic interior.

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20,00 € tax incl.

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Measures 4 x 2,8 x 3 cm
Weight 30 g
Origin Toledo (Spain)
Made of Steel box with golden and silver threads. Plastic interior.

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Damascene is a decorative technique that comes from the Sirian city of Damask. It is a laborious job of embedding gold and silver threads and leafs on a steel base. This craft was imported to the Iberian Península by the Arabs. Toledo was the place where damascene had more success.Nowdays, craftsmen  continue making all kind of goods decorated with it, both mechanically or by hand.   

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Damascene rectangular pillbox

Damascene rectangular pillbox

   Damascene rectangular pillbox decorated with geometric Arab patterns. It has a snap closure and plastic interior.