Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Tue-I (Isleta) maker
  • pipe, late 1800s–1992
  • Where object was made: Isleta Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 9 x 3 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 5 5/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4213

The red ceramic pipe has a man's face on the bowl. The nose and beard are modeled, the rest are painted in black on a white field. Three white ovals with black dots decorate the stem.