Museum number:

APM 196b

Subcollection:

pipes various materials

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

corn cob

Description:

Tabakspijp van maiskolf met cilindrische ketel met vlakke bodem, aan de zij aangezette rechte houten tige. Maiskolf ketel aan de buitenzijde ruw. Tige bedrukt met een maiskolfstructuur. Oorspronkelijk transparant oranjegeel mondstuk met afgeplatte beet.

Date:

Period 1960 - 1975


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.22 in (3.1 cm)
Width1.06 in (2.7 cm)
StemLength1.18 in (3 cm)
Length total2.56 in (6.5 cm)
Weight13 gram
Characteristics
Pipe type insert pipe
Pipe shape cylindrical
Materialcorncob (organic material)
Techniqueturned (on a lathe)
Colouryellow-brown
Other materialsplastic (synthetic material), wood
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentNorth America
Region internationalNorth America
CountryUnited States
Region nationalMissouri
TownWashington, MO
Acquisition
Year 2004
Provenance Wassenaar, Lodewijk Sillevis Smitt, c. 1975-2004
Londen, tabakswinkel, c. 1975
Literature
Don Duco, De maïskolfpijp, Missouri meerschaum of barnyard briar. Amsterdam, 2008. afb 7. Dit exemplaar.

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