Museum number:

APM 24.147

Subcollection:

ethnographic pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

gourd with conical pipe bowl

Description:

Tabakspijp van plantenvezel en kalebas met een kleine dubbele kalebasvorm met ronde onderzijde, de ketel in de onderste bolling gezet en van plantenstengel vastgenaaid met plantenvezel.

Date:

Period 1960 - 1980


Dimensions:

GeneralHeight3.94 in (10 cm)
Diameter2.8 in (7.1 cm)
BowlHeight0.79 in (2 cm)
Width1.18 in (3 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type insert pipe
Pipe shape conisch
Materialfiber (organic material)
Techniquecarved
Colourbrownish red
Other materialsgourd (organic material)
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentAfrica
Region internationalWest Africa
CountryRepublic of the Congo
EthnicityBakongo
Acquisition
Year 2019

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