Pipe bowl and pipestem

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Artist/Maker
attributed to John Julius Wilnoty, Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1940-2016
MAI agent
William F. Stiles (WFS), Non-Indian, 1912-1980
Object Name
Pipe bowl and pipestem
Media/Materials
Steatite/soapstone, wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Pipes and Smoking
Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA
Date created
1959
Collection History
Probably purchased from the artist by William F. Stiles (1912-1980, MAI curator) in 1959 or 1960.
Catalog Number
22/9249
Barcode
229249.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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