Museum number:

APM 21.285

Subcollection:

wooden pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

head Anacreon with mustache and beard

Description:

Tabakspijp van bruyère met billiard ketel, zonder hiel en rechte steel. Ketel voorzijde in hoogreliëf in cirkelvorm hoofd Anacreon met halflang haar, snor en baard in twee punten. Tige links intaglio in driehoek "WDC". Oorspronkelijk recht transparant rood kunststof roer met afgeplat eind en knoop.

Date:

Period 1890 - 1910


Dimensions:

GeneralHeight2.24 in (5.7 cm)
BowlHeight2.09 in (5.3 cm)
Width1.81 in (4.6 cm)
StemLength1.97 in (5 cm)
Length total5.12 in (13 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type insert pipe
Pipe shape Londen
Materialbriar (wood)
Techniquemilled
Colourbrown
Other materialssynthetic material
Traces of use ongerookt
Production
ContinentNorth America
Region internationalNorth America
CountryUnited States
Region nationalNew York (state)
TownNew York
Maker William Demuth & Company
Mark "WDC" (intaglio, tige li.)
Acquisition
Year 2002
Provenance Wenen, Wiener Kunst Auktionen, 22/23-10-2002, lot 954
Wenen, Austria Tabak Museum, 1992-2002
Richmond Va., Valentine Museum, 1957-1992
American Tobacco Company, Half and Half collection, 1940-1957
New-York, D.A. Schulte, Schulte Cigar Stores, 1925-1940
New-York, collectie William Demuth & Company, <1910-1925
Exhibition
Wenen, Austria Tabak Museum, permanente presentatie, vitrine bruyère pijpen, <1985-2000.

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