Pen Box

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Maker(s)
Artist: Shaykh Muhammad
Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, 1587
School
Mughal School
Medium
Lacquered teak wood and mother of pearl
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8.7 x 10.8 x 36.2 cm (3 7/16 x 4 1/4 x 14 1/4 in)
Geography
India, Gujarat
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1986.58a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Pen box

Keywords
India, lettering, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), nasta'liq script, poems, writing, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

John Lawrence Fine Arts

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum