Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pipe bowl
  • North or Central America
  • pipe bowl, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Arkansas?, United States
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4 x 2.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 9/16 x 1 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1120

This is a dark grey (black pipestone?) pipe bowl. The bowl is carved into the longitudinal body. A significant chip is missing from the bottom edge.