Sioux (Native American). <em>Inlaid Black Pipe Bowl</em>, early 19th century. Chlorite, metal, 3 × 2 × 5 in. (7.6 × 5.1 × 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.100a. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.67.100a_bw_SL1.jpg)

Inlaid Black Pipe Bowl


Medium: Chlorite, metal

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 19th century

Dimensions: 3 × 2 × 5 in. (7.6 × 5.1 × 12.7 cm)


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

Accession Number: 50.67.100a

Image: 50.67.100a_bw_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Carved black stone pipe with bands inlaid with lead on the stem and bowl. Possibly made for trade as no evidence of use. Condition: good.

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