Museum number:

APM 8.753b

Subcollection:

clay pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

head man with braids in hair

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met figurale ketel, zonder hiel en rechte steel met manchet. Ketel hoofd man met hangsnor, twee vlechten in het haar en platte baret. Steel links in reliëf "976 GAMBIER", steel rechts "A PARIS". Schilderemail in blauw, geel, roze, zwart en wit.

Date:

Period 1870 - 1900


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.61 in (4.1 cm)
Width1.3 in (3.3 cm)
StemLength1.18 in (3 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stub stemmed pipe
Pipe shape figuraal
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Finish email, vijf kleuren
Traces of use ongerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryFrance
Region nationalArdennes
TownGivet
MakerGambier
Trade number 976
Trade name grognard, tête
Mark JG (stempel, manchet oz.)
"976 GAMBIER" (reliëf, steel li.)
"A PARIS" (reliëf, steel re.)
Acquisition
Year 1995
Provenance Luik, veilinghuis Michel Lhomme, lot 30
Luik, collectie André Joiris, <1980-1994
Comments
Vgl. APM 8.753a andere steeldecoratie.
Literature
Don Duco, The Intriguing world of the French clay pipe. WoubruggePipe, the worldwide pipe smoke's magazine, 10/2, 1999. p 16. Dit exemplaar.
Exhibition
Amsterdam, Pijpenkabinet, permanente presentatie, achterkamer, vitrine Frankrijk, v.a. 1999.

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