Pipe bowl and pipestem

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Culture/People
Plains Apache (Kiowa Apache)
Previous owner
Benzarita (Bezanaritta), Plains Apache (Kiowa Apache)
Seller
Abernathy & Boake, Indian Traders
MAI agent
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Pipe bowl and pipestem
Media/Materials
Wood, stone
Techniques
Carved, drilled
Dimensions
29 x 2 x 2 cm
Object Type
Pipes and Smoking
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Date created
1880-1910
Collection History
Said to have been owned by Benzarita (Bezanaritta, Plains Apache); purchased from Abernathy & Boake, Indian Traders (Anadarko, Oklahoma) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/8366
Barcode
028366.000
See related items
Plains Apache (Kiowa Apache)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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