Mother of Pearl Key Ring for Men with Korean Turtle Ship Design
This unique key ring for men is ornamented with an intricate mother of pearl design of Korean Turtle Ship. Also known as Geobukseon, the Turtle Ship was the first ironclad warship in the world invented and built by admiral Yi Sun-sin in 1592. Boasting unparalleled firepower and mobility, it was capable of sinking the vast fleets of the Japanese navy in the sea battles between Korea and Japan in 1592-1598. It proved a pivotal instrument for numerous victories against Japanese naval forces, which frustrated Toyotomi Hideyoshi's attempt to conquer Korea.
The arrangement of intricate design's iridescence and color of mother of pearl creates wonderful harmony with the black background, making it a remarkably attractive piece. Read More