Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pipe
  • United States
  • pipe, 1901
  • Where object was made: Buffalo, New York, United States
  • wood, ink, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 23.5 x 5.5 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 9 1/4 x 2 1/8 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert H. Brown Jr.
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3427
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Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The pipe has a bowl made from a segment of a branch. The bowl has two flat sides, and an angled bottom. One side has a bison and 1901. The other side reads "Pan American Exposition". Part of the stem has bark on it, though the mouthpiece is smooth wood.