Uses of Khatam
Khatam is a combination of regular polygons with different faces, which are formed using various materials in different colors and are considered to be precise handicrafts that require the production and construction of it to be very careful. The Khatamkari artists, combining wood, metal and bone, create works that obscure the eyes of any viewer. Artworks with smaller inlaid pieces are generally more highly valued. Khatamkari is done on the surface of different objects such as cigar pipes, desks, chessboards, clocks, musical instruments, jewelry boxes, backgammon, mirror frames, and a great variety of decorative objects.