Museum number:

APM 8.829

Subcollection:

clay pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

skull

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met figurale ketel, zonder hiel en rechte steel met manchet. Ketel mensenschedel met incompleet gebit. Steel wervelkolom. Steel rechts in reliëf "GAMBIER 922", steel links "PARIS".

Date:

Period 1860 - 1900


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.77 in (4.5 cm)
Width1.34 in (3.4 cm)
StemLength1.18 in (3 cm)
Weight32 gram
Characteristics
Pipe type stub stemmed pipe
Pipe shape figural
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Traces of use ongerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryFrance
Region nationalArdennes
TownGivet
MakerGambier
Trade number 922
Trade name tête de mort
Mark JG (stempel, manchet oz.)
"GAMBIER" (reliëf, steel re.)
"PARIS" (reliëf, steel li.)
Acquisition
Year 1985
Provenance Parijs, Denise Corbier, antiquaire
Parijs, antiekhandel, <1980-1985
Literature
Don Duco, De historie van de Gambierfabriek (deel I-II). AmsterdamPijpelijntjes, VI/2-3, 1980. afb. 9b. Dit exemplaar.

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