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Pen Box

Object Name:
Pen box
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Papier-maché; painted and lacquered
Dimensions:
H. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) W. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) L. 9 in. 22.9 (cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.206.2a, b
Not on view
[ Otto Harrassowitz, Wiesbaden, Germany, until 1967; sold to MMA]
"Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York." In The Arts of Islam. Berlin, 1981. no. 92, pp. 222-223, ill. p. 223 (b/w).

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Daniel S. Walker, Arturo Ponce Guadián, Sussan Babaie, Stefano Carboni, Aimee Froom, Marie Lukens Swietochowski, Tomoko Masuya, Annie Christine Daskalakis-Matthews, Abdallah Kahil, and Rochelle Kessler. "Colegio de San Ildefonso, Septiembre de 1994-Enero de 1995." In Arte Islámico del Museo Metropolitano de Arte de Nueva York. Mexico City: Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, 1994. no. 35, pp. 114-115, ill. p. 115 (b/w).



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