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Pipe
Pipe
Date:
ca. 1880
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ivory - Walrus Tusk
Dimensions:
1 1/2 x 7 7/8 x 1 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Eskimo
Accession Number:
2007.21.39
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Pipe with geometric designs and engraved animals in alternating red and blue (possibly black at one time) color. Seal carved in relief on top surface of stem. Pipe tamper suspended over stem with two carved eyelets. Bottom of pipe engraved with circular geometric design. Pipe bowl is removable as are tamper and eyelets. The pipe was carved for the commercial trade.

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