Late 16th century
"Stock of pear wood inlaid sparingly with plates of buckhorn, engraved with foliation and figures. Lock richly engraved replaces a longer one. Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from American Art Association, Nov. 23, 1923 for $80.00; sold to Gimbel Bros. Inc., Feb. 28, 1941 for $29.50."
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 1033, Article 135, Album 1a, p. 1, Article 135