Museum number:

APM 21.458

Subcollection:

clay pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

bust of Tsar Alexander III

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met figurale ketel, zonder hiel en rechte steel met knoop. Ketel hoofd tsaar Alexander III met militaire pet met klep, snor en sik, borstbeeld met smalle uniformkraag. Steel links in reliëf op langgerekt tekstschild "GAMBIER A PARIS" en modelnummer "1567", steel rechts "CZAR ALEXANDRE III". Schilderemail in turkoois, bruin, geel, roze, zwart en wit.

Date:

Period 1890 - 1900


Dimensions:

GeneralHeight1.77 in (4.5 cm)
BowlHeight1.5 in (3.8 cm)
Width1.38 in (3.5 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stem pipe
Pipe shape figural
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Finish schilderemail, zes kleuren
Traces of use ongerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryFrance
Region nationalArdennes
TownGivet
MakerGambier
Trade number 1567
Trade name fantaisie Czar Alexandre III
Mark "GAMBIER A PARIS" (reliëf, steel overlangs li.)
Acquisition
Year 2013

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