Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 18th-19th century
Medium
Handle : hardstone (nephrite?); tip: coral; blade: steel
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1.1 x 20.3 x 0.8 cm (7/16 x 8 x 5/16 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1990.17
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Tool and Equipment
Type

Knife

Keywords
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922), Turkey, writing, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Sotheby's (London)

Published References
  • Islamic Works of Art., April 25, 1990. lot 149.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum