Tobacco pipe attached to tobacco pouch

Made:
1880-1915 in Japan
maker:
Unknown

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Tobacco pipe, in case of carved bamboo, attached by link of three medallions to stamped gilt cloth tobacco pouch, Japanese, 1880-1915

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A35606
Materials:
bamboo, brass, cloth, complete, ivory, lacquer and plastic
Measurements:
case: 257 mm x 39 mm x 22 mm,
pipe: 200 mm 10 mm,
pipe aperture: 9 mm,
chain: 88 mm x 98 mm
pouch: 126 mm
type:
tobacco pipe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • pipe - smoking equipment
credit:
Glendining