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Knife-Handle Design with the Miracle at Cana
  • Johann Theodor de Bry
    1561–1623
    born: Liège, Low Countries (present-day Belgium) ; died: Frankfurt am Main, Germany ; active: Germany
  • Knife-Handle Design with the Miracle at Cana, early 1600s
  • Twelve Knife-Handles with Scenes of the New Testament
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 98 x 72 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 7/8 x 2 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0007.01
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A depiction of a knife handle. At the top of the page is half of an urn-shaped, scrolled design. On the side of the design is a seahorse. At the bottom of the page is a rectangular-shaped design with text in the middle and scrolled designs on the ends.