Opium pipe

Made:
China
maker:
Unknown

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Bamboo opium pipe, cylindrical stem, with mahogany mouthpiece and metal mount and terracotta bowl positioned towards distal end, Chinese

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A642345
Materials:
bamboo, complete, metal, pottery and wood
Measurements:
stem: 479 mm 31 mm,
type:
opium pipe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • opium equipment
credit:
Preston Maxwell, J.