Museum number:

APM 5.186

Subcollection:

excavated pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

horse head

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met figurale ketel, zonder hiel en rechte steel. Ketel en steel paardenkop, het hoofd op de steel, de manen langs de ketelnaad.

Date:

Period 1860 - 1890


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.3 in (3.3 cm)
Width0.91 in (2.3 cm)
StemLength1.18 in (3 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stem pipe
Pipe shape figuraal
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryThe Netherlands
Region nationalSouth Holland
TownGouda
Acquisition
Year 1975
Provenance Amsterdam, collectie Niels Augustin, 1974-1975
Excavation site Amsterdam, Amstel, stortlaag, 1974
Literature
D.H. Duco, De Nederlandse kleipijp, handboek voor dateren en determineren. Leiden, 1987. p 122, afb 633. Dit exemplaar.

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