- Museum number
Disc-shaped bowl of smoking-pipe, made of black steatite.
- Production date
Height: 11.50 centimetres
Width: 7.40 centimetres
Depth: 4.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Sloane Catalogue (Miscellanea) no.1209 "Large calumet or tobacco pipe, bole round, made of black marble to which are fitted long pipes of reed or bored wood of severall figures." Stem no longer present.
Marked "1209" on upper surface of disc-bowl; also marked (recently?) "SL.1209".
Computer record initially entered by CDMS as no.1029 in error, following wrongly numbered tag. (AMD,3/1994).
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1977 15 Dec-1978 30 Oct, Museum of Mankind, Room 9; Smoking Pipes of the North American Indian
2004 23 Feb-Present, BM Room 1, Enlightenment: Discovering the World in the Eighteenth Century
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1753D10.1029 (old CDMS no. in error)
Miscellaneous number: Sl 1029 (Inaccurate number on label for "Smoking Pipes of the North American Indian", 1977)