Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Carving knife

Date:
first quarter 17th century
Culture:
probably Flemish
Medium:
Steel, ivory
Dimensions:
H. 14 1/8 × W. 1 3/8 × D. 1 1/4 in. (35.9 × 3.5 × 3.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Steel
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Giles Whiting, 1962
Accession Number:
62.118.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 520
Mrs. Giles Whiting (until 1962; to MMA)
Related Objects

Longcase clock with calendrical, lunar, and tidal indications (The Graves Tompion)

Artist: Thomas Tompion (British, 1639–1713) Date: ca. 1677–80 Medium: Case: oak veneered with walnut, panels of oyster-cut olive wood; marquetry panels of green-stained bone, ivory, and various woods; gilded-brass mounts; Dial: gilded and silvered brass; Movement: brass and steel Accession: 1999.48.2 On view in:Gallery 518

Cupid on a lion

Artist: Mattheus van Beveren (ca. 1630–1690) Date: ca. 1675–90 Medium: Statuette: ivory; base: wood, ebony and ivory Accession: 1980.220a, b On view in:Gallery 551

Nécessaire with watch

Date: probably ca. 1745–50 Medium: Casket: gold and mother-of-pearl, lined with dark-red velvet; Watch: brass and partly blued steel Accession: 1982.60.135 On view in:Gallery 540

Knife

Artist: Johann Beckert V (German, active 1749–77) Date: ca. 1743–45 Medium: Silver gilt, steel Accession: 2005.364.39 On view in:Gallery 551

Set of Hunting Implements (Trousse)

Artist: Jakob Watzky (German, active Dresden, 1641–79) Date: ca. 1650 Medium: Silver, steel, staghorn, wood, leather Accession: 68.141.247a–g On view in:Gallery 376