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Catalog Data

Medium:
Handle: elephant ivory; blade: steel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1.4 x 21.7 x 1.1 cm (9/16 x 8 9/16 x 7/16 in)
Type:
Tool and Equipment
Origin:
Turkey
Date:
18th-19th century
Period:
Ottoman period
Provenance:
To 1990
Sotheby’s, London. [1]
From 1990
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased at auction, “Islamic Works of Art,” Sotheby’s, London, April 25, 1990, lot no. 149. [2]
Notes:
[1] Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Sotheby's (London)
Topic:
Ottoman period (1307 - 1922)  Search this
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Turkey  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1990.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye38622a887-0bb3-40e3-a83b-db5be1468bb7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1990.19