Pen knife

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 18th-19th century
Medium
Tooth ivory, red inlay (probably coral), metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 20.5 x 1.3 x 1.2 cm (8 1/16 x 1/2 x 1/2 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number
S1991.6
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