Native American. <em>Double Pipe Bowl with etched floral designs</em>, 19th century. Catlinite (pipestone), 4 x 2 x 1 in.  (10.2 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks, 43.201.251. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.43.201.251.jpg)

Double Pipe Bowl with etched floral designs

Artist:Native American

Medium: Catlinite (pipestone)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 4 x 2 x 1 in. (10.2 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H17, 9B

Accession Number: 43.201.251

Image: CUR.43.201.251.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This double pipe bowl has a wonderfully carved foliate design on one of the bowls and the ridged decorative projection. It would have had stem(s) inserted into it when smoking, probably wooden.

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