Inlaid Red Pipe Bowl
Arts of the Americas
Catlinite (pipestone), lead
early 19th century
2 1/4 × 1 1/8 × 4 15/16 in. (5.7 × 2.9 × 12.5 cm) (show scale)
Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund
Prior to 1848, provenance not yet documented; by 1848, acquired by Nathan Sturges Jarvis; 1848, gift of Nathan Sturges Jarvis to the New-York Historical Society, New York, NY; 1937, loaned by the New-York Historical Society to the Brooklyn Museum; 1950, purchased from the New-York Historical Society by the Brooklyn Museum.
Catlinite (pipestone) pipe bowl inlaid with lead in a scrollwork design. Possibly made for trade and never used.
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Sioux. Inlaid Red Pipe Bowl, early 19th century. Catlinite (pipestone), lead, 2 1/4 × 1 1/8 × 4 15/16 in. (5.7 × 2.9 × 12.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.100b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.100b_bw_SL1.jpg)
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