Shaft for stylus

Historical period(s)
Ottoman period, 18th-19th century
Medium
Lacquered reed
Dimensions
H x W: 25.7 x 0.9 cm (10 1/8 x 3/8 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number
S1991.9
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Tool and Equipment
Type

Stylus shaft

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