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Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Thomas Lossiah, Eastern Band of Cherokee
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Medicine Man Crafts (Medicine Man Craft Shop), 1967-
Pipe bowl and pipestem
Steatite/soapstone, wood, stone
37.0 x 2.2 x 4.0 cm
Pipes and Smoking
North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Medicine Man Craft Shop (Cherokee, North Carolina) in 1972; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.