Jewelry boxes to keep, organize, and protect jewelry, rings, and watches. Hand made mother of pearl inlays by Korean artisans using traditional methods. Attractive boxes that also can be used as a decorative piece in home decor. A piece to store special items for a special person!
What is mother of pearl?
Mother of pearl is the inner layer of mollusk, oyster, and abalone shells. This substance is smooth, shiny, and iridescent (reflects in the light). Mother of pearl has been used in Asian crafts since ancient times!
How are these boxes made?
A wood box is sanded until smooth then a design is carved into the box. Mother of pearl is inlaid into the design. The box is then painted and covered with a protective lacquer coating.