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pipe with animal shaped bowl
  • Ifugao or Negrito peoples
  • pipe with animal shaped bowl, late 1800s–1959
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • wood, metal, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5.5 x 3.5 x 34.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 1/8 x 1 3/8 x 13 9/16 in
  • Gift of the Olga E. and Lt. Colonel Raymond H. Hollis family
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3516

The pipe has a carved wooden animal for the bowl. It has large round ears, a snout, four legs and a long tail. There is a hole in the back for smoking material. The stem is wood over a thin metal tube.