Museum number:

APM 16.460

Subcollection:

ethnographic pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

serpentine stone

Description:

Tabakspijp van steatiet met ovale ketel, hiel en rechte steel. Ketel filtband van concentrische ringen waartussen tweemaal een band kruislingse arceringen. Hiel geruwd.

Date:

Period 1840 - 1880


Dimensions:

BowlHeight2.44 in (6.2 cm)
Width0.83 in (2.1 cm)
StemLength1.57 in (4 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type insert pipe
Pipe shape ovaal
Materialsteatite (stone)
Techniquecarved
Colourgray green
Traces of use ongerookt
Production
ContinentAfrica
Region internationalSouthern Africa
CountrySouth Africa
Region nationalWestern Cape
EthnicityKhoikhoi (Hottentot)
Acquisition
Year 2002
Provenance Parijs, Dominique Delalande, Louvre des antiquaires, 1990-2002
Londen, Paul Bentley, <1982-1990
Londen, Jermynstreet, Astley's, <1930-1950>
Londen, collectie William Astley, c. 1920
Exhibition
Arnhem, Openluchtmuseum, pijpencollectie in paviljoen Sparenburg, september 2004 - januari 2015.

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