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"Taracea (wood inlay)" THE ALHAMBRA Tip by swiftfoot

THE ALHAMBRA, Granada: 4 reviews and 6 photos

  Taracea chessboard
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  • Taracea chessboard - Granada
      Taracea chessboard
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  • Third-generation taracea master - Granada
      Third-generation taracea master
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On your way to the Alhambra, you can enter a shop along Cuesta de Gomeres and watch a taracea artisan at work (

The preparation of the geometrically-designed and multicolored wood material is even more painstaking than the act of assembling the pieces.

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  • Written Nov 11, 2011
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