Museum number:

APM 1.171

Subcollection:

ethnographic pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

constricted lines

Description:

Tabakspijp van aardewerk met trechtervormige tot peervormige ketel, vlakke onderzijde met lekgat en oplopende steel met glad steeleind. Ketel concentrische insnijdingen. Steeleind vijf ingesnoerde lijnen. Oorspronkelijk ijzeren roer.

Date:

Period 1900 - 1940


Dimensions:

BowlHeight2.95 in (7.5 cm)
Width1.38 in (3.5 cm)
StemLength2.36 in (6 cm)
Length total13.39 in (34 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stub stemmed pipe
Pipe shape trechtervorm
Materialpottery (ceramic)
Techniquehand-formed
Colourblack-baked
Other materialsiron (metal)
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentAfrica
Region internationalWest Africa
CountryCameroon
Region nationalGrasslands
Acquisition
Year 1993
Provenance Rotterdam, Steven van de Raadt, African Art
Soest, collectie Ger Luttik, <1985-1992

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