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pipe stem
  • Plains peoples
  • pipe stem, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Great Plains
  • catlinite, wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 3.5 x 2.5 x 57 cm length includes mouthpiece
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 22 7/16 in length includes mouthpiece
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1093
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Description

This is a rectangular (in cross section) catlinite pipestem with a small wooden tube-like mouthpiece.