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Taracea crafting - Wooden boxes

Title: Taracea crafting - Wooden boxes
Category: Wood
Country: Granada, Spain
Provided by: IWS
Source: Andalusian Stories
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- The items represented are some wooden boxes decorated with the Taracea technique.
- The main material used is wood as the primary material. You can also find other materials like pearl, tortoiseshell or ivory.
- The geographical area of origin is the city of Granada from the 14th century.

Here you will find a video showing how craftsmen of this artwood create boxes in Granada (Spain).