Museum number:

APM 16.223

Subcollection:

excavated pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

centre of gravity diamonds with lilies

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met dubbelconische ketel, hiel en rechte steel. Filtradering. Steel zwaartepunt van lelies in ruit.

Date:

Period 1640 - 1645


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.42 in (3.6 cm)
Width0.75 in (1.9 cm)
StemLength3.94 in (10 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stem pipe
Pipe shape bi conical
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryThe Netherlands
Region nationalNorth Holland
TownAmsterdam
MakerEdward Bird
Mark EB + drie stippen (stempel, hiel)
Acquisition
Year 2001
Provenance Amsterdam, Kees Konijn
Excavation site Amsterdam, Overtoom, stortlaag, 2000
Literature
Don Duco, De Amsterdamse pijpenmaker Eduard Bird, een levensschets. Amsterdam, 2002. afb 1. Dit exemplaar.

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