Pipe bowl

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
John Bailey Nicklin (J. B. Nicklin), Non-Indian, 1843-1919
Presenter/funding source
William De Forest Haynes, Non-Indian, 1862-1932
Object Name
Pipe bowl
Media/Materials
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Pipes and Smoking
Place
North Carolina; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of John Bailey Nicklin (1843-1919, a Chattanooga, Tennessee, pharmacist and collector); purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1920 using funds donated by William De Forest Haynes (1862-1932, a New York City businessman).
Catalog Number
10/2439
Barcode
102439.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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