Tobacco pipe stem

Made:
1801-1900 in China
maker:
Unknown

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Bamboo pipe stem, bound and covered in silver, from a Chinese tobacco pipe, no bowl, Chinese, 1801-1900; original object was complete with bowl; flimsy reads: "Mu-Su silver opium pipe. On card 12" x 8", (probably inaccurate identification) stem only, found in 1980

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A22740
Materials:
bamboo, incomplete and silver
Measurements:
maximum: 13 mm,
minimum: 7 mm,
type:
tobacco pipe smokiana (pipes) and smokiana (pipes) and tobacco pipe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • pipe - smoking equipment