Mother of Pearl Table

Mother of pearl table is a damask and it belongs to Rauf ORBAY (1881-1964). There is a shelf with drawers on the table with three drawers and a glass door cabinet. The table is ornamented with geometrical motifs with arabesque style. A rich adornment combination of stars is made by using mother of pearl and other woods with marquetry style. Three ornamental composition are made on surface of the table. There is a mother of pearl caligraphy indicating that the table is a present from Damascus people to commander of the Cruiser Hamidiye Rauf ORBAY. ( 1913-14)

Height: 177 cm

Width: 124 cm

Depth: 79,5 cm