Museum number:

APM 9.561

Subcollection:

excavated pipes

Title:

tobacco pipe

Keyword:

"STOOMVAART" (steam traffic), "SPOORDIENST" (rail service)

Description:

Tabakspijp van klei met mosterdlepel ketel, zonder hiel en s-vormige steel met knoop. Ketel links in reliëf raderstoomboot, eronder gekruld takje met blaadjes. Ketel rechts stoomtrein met wagons, eronder gekruld takje met blaadjes. Steel in reliëf opschrift links "STOOMVAART", rechts "SPOORDIENST", tussen banden met blaadjes.

Date:

Period 1860 - 1880


Dimensions:

BowlHeight1.5 in (3.8 cm)
Width1.14 in (2.9 cm)
StemLength3.94 in (10 cm)
Weight25 gram
Characteristics
Pipe type stem pipe
Pipe shape mosterdlepel
Materialpipe clay (ceramic)
Techniquepress moulded
Colourwhite
Traces of use gerookt
Production
ContinentEurope
Region internationalWestern Europe
CountryThe Netherlands
Region nationalSouth Holland
TownGouda
Acquisition
Year 1986
Provenance Loenen aan de Vecht, Ab Vrij
Excavation site Amsterdam, centrum, beerput, 1984

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