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Pipe bowl and pipestem  (Pipes and Smoking)  "circa 1850"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1840-1860

Materials:

Catlinite/pipestone, lead, wood, porcupine quills, dye/dyes, hide thong/babiche, paint

Techniques:

Carved, inlaid, quill-wrapped (braided), quill plaiting/woven quillwork, painted, fringed

Dimensions:

80 x 4 x 19 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Prairie, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)

Site Name:

Great Lakes Region

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1954.

Source ID:

NMAI_237637

Catalog Number:

22/2844

Album Name:

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