Museum number:

APM 8.983

Subcollection:

excavated pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

"TOT NUT VAN 'T ALGEMEEN" (for rthe benefit of the general)

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met ovale ketel, hiel en rechte steel. Ketel langs bovenrand "TOT NUT VAN 'T ALGEMEEN", omzoomd door lijnen eindigend in krul met bladmotief. Ketel geglaasd. Hiel links bijmerk Gouds wapenschild.

Date:

Period 1820 - 1860


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.97 in (5 cm)
Width0.98 in (2.5 cm)
StemLength0.2 in (0.5 cm)
Characteristics
Pipe type stem pipe
Pipe shape ovaal
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Finish geglaasd
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryThe Netherlands
Region nationalSouth Holland
TownGouda
MakerFirma Gebr. Van der Want
Mark 96 gekroond (stempel, hiel)
Acquisition
Year 1986
Provenance Volendam, collectie Fred Tymstra, 1980-1986
Excavation site Amsterdam, Herengracht, 1980

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