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Furnishings

Tessera offers an array of furnishings that have been handcrafted by skilled artisans from Peru, Tibet, and Turkey. These magnificent works were created using traditions and techniques that have stood the test of time. Each piece brings with it a unique story to tell and is both functional and dynamic, adding a special touch to any room’s decor.

Furnishings from Peru

As Spain colonized the New World they utilized the skilled native artisans for the production of furniture in Peru. Their works followed the styles previously established in Spain, but the artisans developed their own original features based on each of their regions. The style that emerged, was a unique mix of Spanish and indigenous elements, which flourished until the end of the 18th Century.

Furnishings from Peru

Corner Armoire - This magnificent 18th century Peruvian corner armoire has intricate wood inlay that depicts stories of the time. 79 1/2" x 45"

Furnishings from Peru

Candelabrum - Large intricately carved antique wooden candelabrum. 68" x 45"

Furnishings from Peru

Chest - Late 18th century carved bedroom chest from Cusco, Peru. 24" x 22 1/2" x 49"

Furnishings from Peru

Wooden troughs - Originally used for feeding animals and drying corn, these wooden troughs are more than 100 years old. They have been hand-carved from a single piece of wood. In the 1920's they were inlayed with scenes depicting farm life in the Central Andes.

Furnishings from Tibet

Furnishings from Tibet

This intrtricately fashioned antique tea set is handmade of real silver and inlaid with stunning turquoise. Includes tea pot and two silver and turquoise cups. Truly a one-of-a-kind find.

Furnishings from Tibet

Antique Tibetan chest with a wonderful original design. 14" x 19" x 34"

Furnishings from Tibet

Our bold, restored Tibetan cabinet is paired here with copola wood jewelry boxes and a cashmere shawl.
Cabinet is 14 1/8" deep x 18 3/4" wide x 31 1/2" tall

Furnishings from Turkey

Furnishings from Turkey

This unusual antique chest from Turkey features the national flag as a part of the ornamental painting.
30" x 48" x 17"

Furnishings from Turkey

Vintage tin and copper chest from Turkey. 19" x 24" x 34"

Furnishings from Turkey

Our smaller vintage chests can be paired for added dimension. 18" x 14" x 10"