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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Kills Enemy 2 Lakota 107 Sioux 990 Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
catlinite 148 tobacco 11 wood 4438 pigment 539
Names
pipe stem 77 pipe bowl 100
Date:
ca. 1840-1850
Dimensions:
bowl height: 3.25 in, bowl width: 1.25 in, bowl length: 5.5 in, Diameter: 1 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Catlinite pipe bowl and ornate wood stem. Cylindrical bowl tapers to front end of shaft; bowl tapers from base up to top. Plain, smooth bowl with high gloss to stone. Stem has alternating carved spindles in diagonal, concentric and squared carved areas along length. Small, tapered mouthpiece. Red pigment in carved grooves of stem. Pipe and stem joined - cannot be separated. Tobacco in bowl.
Accession Number:
NA.504.457

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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