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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Pipe   (1997.03.0004)
Personal Artifacts : Personal Gear : Smoking & Drug Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Oceania--Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Highlands, New Guinea Island
Period/Date 1969
Culture Papuan, Melanesian?

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 45.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 4.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.2 cm
Weight 103 g
Measuring Remarks 0.2 is the wall thickness.
Materials Plant--Bamboo
Manufacturing Processes Sawing, Piercing
Munsell Color Information Dark Yellow (2.5 Y 6/6) -ns

Research Remarks

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

Niles, Don. Sound-Producing Instruments in Oceania: Construction and Playing Technique--Distribution and Function. Institute of Papua New Guinea Studies, 1986.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Velma Morrison
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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