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Pen Box (Qalamdan) with Inscription from "The Pen" Surah of the Qur'an

Artist/maker unknown, Pakistani?

Geography:
Probably made in Pakistan, Asia

Date:
c. 18th century

Medium:
Steel with gold and silver overlay

Dimensions:
1 3/8 × 10 × 1 1/2 inches (3.5 × 25.4 × 3.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
South Asian Art

Object Location:

* Gallery 227, Asian Art, second floor (Wood Gallery)

Accession Number:
2000-157-4

Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. David R. Nalin and Dr. Richard Nalin, 2000

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