Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pipe bowl
  • Plains peoples
  • pipe bowl, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Great Plains
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 10 x 2.5 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 7/8 x 1 x 8 1/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1129

This is a black stone (possibly black pipestone) pipe bowl with a round cross section. The tobacco bowl is situated about 2/3 down the base and the distal end is pointed.