Mexican Lacquerware "Maque"
Price Upon Request
12 L. x 7.5 W. x 7.75 H. inches
Wood, hand made lacquer "maque" and iron fittings. Wood comes from the increasingly rare and fragrant linaloe tree.
18th Century style reproduction of a baul or trunk fitted with period-correct iron fittings including a lock and key. Two layers of maque have been applied with orange as the foundation and red for detail. Technique used for removing the maque is called "rayado".