- Museum number
Zoomorphic effigy smoking pipe carved into the form of a feline, made of dark brown pipe stone, and bearing several repairs. The figure is set in a crouched position with limbs carved in relief against the body. Facial features identified with light linear incisions.
- Production date
Height: 4 centimetres
Length: 7.50 centimetres
Width: 2.70 centimetres
- On display (G26/dc17)
- Exhibition history
1977 15 Dec-1978 30 Oct, Museum of Mankind, Room 9; Smoking Pipes of the North American Indian
1986 8 Dec-1987 15 Dec, Ohio Historical Centre, Columbus, Ohio; The Davis Collection: Treasures from the Past
1989 1 Nov-1990 31 Dec, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpar, National Museum of Malaysia, Treasures from the Graves
1993-95, London, Museum of Mankind, 'Treasures of the Americas'
1999 25 Jun-Present, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The First Americans / Hopewell Pipes from Mound City, Ohio"
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1931E1.274 (old CDMS no.)