Museum number:

APM 14.139

Subcollection:

clay pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

head geneeral Grant with mustache and beard

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met figurale ketel, zonder hiel en rechte steel met knoop. Ketel hoofd man met snor en baard en halflang achterover gekamd haar. Steel links in reliëf in rechthoekig naamschild "GENERAL GRANT", steel rechts in rechthoekig naamschild "GAMBIER A PARIS". Steel intaglio "GAMBIER A PARIS M*M DEPOSE". Schilderemail in wit en zwart.

Date:

Period 1875 - 1895


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.5 in (3.8 cm)
Width1.22 in (3.1 cm)
StemLength4.92 in (12.5 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stem pipe
Pipe shape figuraal
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Finish email, zwart, wit
Traces of use ongerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryFrance
Region nationalArdennes
TownGivet
MakerGambier
Trade number 1430
Trade name fantaisie general Grant
Mark "GAMBIER A PARIS M*M DEPOSE" (intaglio, steel)
"GAMBIER A PARIS" (reliëf, steel re.)
Acquisition
Year 1995
Provenance Luik, veilinghuis Michel Lhomme, lot 69
Luik, collectie André Joiris, <1985-1994
Exhibition
Amsterdam, Pijpenkabinet, permanente presentatie, zaal, vitrine 4, v.a. 2001.

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