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Tobacco Pipe

Object Number:39-10-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Eskimo
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Walrus Ivory
Length: 47.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mary E. Jarvis, 1939

Description

Large, heavy pipe of walrus tusk. Detachable bowl and mouth-piece. Chinese type with tiny capacity. Decorated with incised pictorial designs filled with black; four scenes, two of masked dances and two of hunting and fishing.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What in the World (04 Feb 1981 - 23 Feb 1981) View Objects in Exhibition
Arctic Art (06 Dec 1957 - 30 Mar 1958) View Objects in Exhibition
Raven\'s Journey: The World of Alaska\'s Native People ( Nov 1986 - Feb 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] 1957. Arctic Art.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 162View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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