Tobacco Pipe


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Tobacco Pipe   (1984.11.0012)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Gear
  4. :
  5. Smoking & Drug Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Colonial, 20th century
Culture Bamileke

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 49.8 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 11.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 8.1 cm
Weight 817 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Bronze, Animal--Tooth--Ivory
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Cast, Piercing
Munsell Color Information Dark Yellow (2.5 Y 6/6) -ns Pale Yellow ( 2.5 Y 8/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Gebauer, Paul. Art of Cameroon. Oregon: Portland Art Museum, 1979. pp. 87, 249-251, 344-346. Northern, Tamara. The Sign of the Leopard: Beaded Art of Cameroon. Storrs: University of Connecticut, 1975.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Richard and Barbara Faletti Family Collection
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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