Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pipe bowl
  • unknown Siksika (Blackfoot) maker
  • pipe bowl, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Alberta, Canada or Montana, United States
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 12 x 5.5 x 8.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 4 3/4 x 2 1/8 x 3 3/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1117

This dark grey stone pipe bowl has two recessed bands of darker grey carved around the bowl. The bands are not very deep and may have had additional decoration at one point.