Pen knife

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 18th-19th century
Medium
Iron, gold, tortoiseshell
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 20.2 x 1.2 x 0.8 cm (7 15/16 x 1/2 x 5/16 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number
S1991.2a-c
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