Marquetry Inlaid Coffer
Saturnino Muñoz Romo. Marquetry Inlaid Coffer. Jalostitlan, Jalisco, Mexico. Size: 6.5x4.5x3.5 in. Cedar wood with citrus wood inlay.
Inlaid is a meticulous craft, proof of the delicacy and finesse of the artisan's hand that hollows the skin of the mahogany with small pieces of orange tree.