Pipe Bowl with 4 Carved Faces
Arts of the Americas
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.
Carved black steatite pipe bowl with four face motif around the bowl. Unknown whether it was collected by Jarvis Sr. or Jarvis Jr.
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Native American (unidentified). Pipe Bowl with 4 Carved Faces, 19th century. Stone, 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.141. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.141_bw_SL1.jpg)
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