Accession No.:

2012.180

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Geolocation

Description

Qalamdan, a Persian inkwell, long wooden box, curved ends, flat edges, green with red and yellow design on top. Contains two inkwells with hinged lids and two pens.

Inscription

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Notes

Alan Cole
Persian Islamic papier mâché Qajar qalamdan pen box, complete with its original double brass inkwell and two pens, , one of reed and a shorter one of bamboo. c. 1840-60.

Language

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Associated Parties

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Place of Creation

Iran, Asia

Creator

Date Created

No information available

Collection

Arabic

Series

Inkwells

Object Type

Inkwell

Category

Inkwell

Materials

Wood

Dimensions

w: 214, h: 36, d: 40