Museum number:

APM 20.399

Subcollection:

clay pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

head negress with earrings

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met figurale ketel, zonder hiel en rechte oplopende steel met knoop. Ketel hoofd negerin met kroeshaar, messing oorringen in de oren. Lippen met rode verf aangezet. Steel intaglio "E. DUMERIL E. BOUVEUR A ST. OMER".

Date:

Period 1875 - 1885


Dimensions:

GeneralHeight1.93 in (4.9 cm)
BowlHeight1.61 in (4.1 cm)
Width1.38 in (3.5 cm)
StemLength4.53 in (11.5 cm)
Weight38.5 gram
Characteristics
Pipe type stem pipe
Pipe shape figuraal
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourblack-baked
Other materialsbrass (metal)
Finish verf, rood
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryFrance
Region nationalPas-de-Calais
TownSaint-Omer
MakerFirme E. Duméril E. Bouveur
Mark "E. DUMERIL E. BOUVEUR A ST. OMER" (intaglio, steel)
Acquisition
Year 2010
Provenance Tonnerre, veilinghuis Tonnerre Enchères, lot 11
Gisy-les-Nobles, Daniel Mazaleyrat, <1975-2009

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