In Udaipur, Jodhpur and Jaipur regions of Rajasthan, India is practiced a timeless art of bone inlay. The origins are from royal palaces of Rahjastan where Maharajas commissioned elaborate inlaid furniture and hand crafted jewelry boxes. These exclusive pieces are still created today in India.
The technique is one of meticulously constructing objects decorated with bone inlay and consists of shaping camel bone designs that are inserted into a carved inset space and then fixed with the aid of colored resins. The shapes are highly designed and rely on the harmony created in a time honored fashion.
These beautiful objects will add a touch of opulence to any decor and are ideal for storing precious keepsakes or even better, a special stash of you favorite snuff.