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Pipe

Museum number:
2-5718
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020005718
Alternate number:
x-808 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.167
Object count:
1
Description:
Woman's pipe. Copper bowl, wooden stem, bead and copper attachment (copper tamper, blue, red, white glass beads). Oval plug in stem to allow removal of nicotine.
Donor:
Alaska Commercial Company, Benjamin Bristol, and Older University Collections
Collection place:
Sledge Island, Nome Borough, Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska; Bering Strait; Cape Prince of Wales
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
1898
Materials:
Copper (metal)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.5 Stimulants, Narcotics, and Accessories
Accession date:
1904
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
15 centimeters and 33 centimeters
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