Museum number:

APM 21.503

Subcollection:

clay pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

bust president Franklin

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met figurale ketel, vlakke onderzijde zonder hielmarkering en opgaande steel met manchet. Ketel borstbeeld president Benjamin Franklin met rond gelaat, cilindrische muts en borstbeeld met jaskraag en geknoopt sjaaltje. Steel links bij manchet in rechthoekig schild "FRANKLIN". Schilderemail in zwart en wit op ogen en wenkbrauwen.

Date:

Period 1840 - 1855


Dimensions:

GeneralHeight2.8 in (7.1 cm)
BowlHeight2.09 in (5.3 cm)
Width1.65 in (4.2 cm)
StemLength1.77 in (4.5 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stub stemmed pipe
Pipe shape figural
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Finish schilderemail, zwart, wit
Traces of use ongerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryFrance
Region nationalArdennes
TownGivet
MakerBlanc-Garin & Guyot
Trade number 271
Trade name Franklin
Mark BG (stempel, ketel oz.)
Acquisition
Year 2013

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