Museum number:

APM 3.558

Subcollection:

ethnographic pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

seated African

Description:

Tabakspijp van aardewerk met figurale ketel met afgeplatte onderzijde en lekgat en oplopende steel zonder manchet. Ketel zittende figuur, de handen op de knieën, eenvoudig kroeshaar. Steel onversierd.

Date:

Period 1900 - 1950


Dimensions:

BowlHeight4.02 in (10.2 cm)
Width1.73 in (4.4 cm)
StemLength2.76 in (7 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stub stemmed pipe
Pipe shape figuraal
Materialpottery (ceramic)
Techniquehand-formed
Colourbrown
Finish geglaasd
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentAfrica
Region internationalWest Africa
CountryCameroon
Region nationalGrasslands
Acquisition
Year 1997
Provenance Amsterdam, veilinghuis de Nieuwe Zon
Amsterdam, particuliere collectie, 1997

If you have any comments, suggestions or additions, click here to send us an email