Pen knife

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 18th-19th century
Medium
Hardstone (either quartz or jade) and either tinted ivory or coral, metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 19.8 x 1.2 x 0.9 cm (7 13/16 x 1/2 x 3/8 in)
Geography
Turkey?
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1991.5
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
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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