Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pipe and holder
  • Africa
  • pipe and holder, late 1800s–1998
  • wood, metal, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: a,b together 1.5 x 1 x 16 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: a,b together 9/16 x 3/8 x 6 1/4 in
    Object Height/Width/Length: c 1.5 x 2 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: c 9/16 x 3/4 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of Robert H. Brown Jr.
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3412.a,b,c
Description

2007.3412.a is a silvertone metal pipebowl with a slightly flaring sleeve to fit over the wooden pipestem.
2007.3412.b is a narrow wooden pipestem with a mottled medium brown and light brown surface.
2007.3412.c is a carved wooden holder that appears to be a stick, that has been halved and hollowed to accomodate the pipe. One end has a divot, the other has a hole.