Pen knife

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 18th-19th century
Medium
Tortoise shell, red coral and metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 19.8 x 1 x 0.6 cm (7 13/16 x 3/8 x 1/4 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number
S1991.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Tool and Equipment
Type

Pen knife

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

Sotheby's (London)

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum