Sioux (Native American). <em>Pipe Stem</em>, early 19th century. Wood, porcupine quill, horsehair, bird scalp, buckskin, 1 3/8 × 1 3/8 × 40 1/2 in. (3.5 × 3.5 × 102.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.92. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.92_50.67.93_50.67.73.jpg)

Pipe Stem

Artist:SiouxChippewa

Medium: Wood, porcupine quill, horsehair, bird scalp, buckskin

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 19th century

Dimensions: 1 3/8 × 1 3/8 × 40 1/2 in. (3.5 × 3.5 × 102.9 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H17, 6G

Accession Number: 50.67.92

Image: 50.67.92_50.67.93_50.67.73.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
A long, wood pipe stem. Half way it is straight and undecorated. In the center, there is a decorated section of porcupine quills, horsehair and bird scalp. The rest of the pipe stem is in a twisted form.

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