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Pipe

Museum number:
2-5714
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020005714
Alternate number:
x-804 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Small ivory pipe. Portion of stem made of wood. Antler bit only found. European shape.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
1898
Materials:
Wood (plant material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.5 Stimulants, Narcotics, and Accessories
Accession date:
1904
Context of use:
Tobacco pipe.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 5.7 centimeters
Comment:
antler bit only found (1972)
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