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Pipe bowl and pipestem  (Pipes and Smoking)  "1963-1965"

John Julius Wilnoty, Eastern Band of Cherokee, b. 1940

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1963-1965

Materials:

Steatite/soapstone, wood, commercially tanned leather

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped

Dimensions:

34.2 x 5.8 x 3.4 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Cherokee, Eastern Band of Cherokee, Native Americans, North America, Southeast, Southeastern Uplands

City:

Cherokee, Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary

County:

Swain County

State:

North Carolina

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives at the Qualla Arts and Crafts Cooperative (North Carolina) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_276997

Catalog Number:

26/830

Album Name:

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