|Description||Marquetry Design of spiritual icon OM - 8 Inches x 8 Inches
Product SKU : TLH-63307
Size : 5.1 x 20.32 x 20.32 cm
This marquetry design depicts the Hindu spiritual icon Om. It is inspired by the 6th Century AD paintings in the Ajanta cave in Maharasthra.
The technique consists of creating a patchwork of thin slices of wood to decorate a wooden surface. The art is said to have originated in Iran and arrived in Surat in the 19th Century.