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Native American Artist

Water Pipe, Earthenware
6 5/8 x 3 1/4 x 3 3/16 in. (16.83 x 8.26 x 8.04 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Jonathan Tibbet
Accession Number: P8156
Water pipe made of orange earthenware painted with an intricate geometric pattern. The body is slender and vertical, and sectioned into multiple lobes. The bulbous lobe at bottom tapers to a slender cylinder, which rises to a cylindrical portion. Above this is a shorter bulbous lobe, followed by a shallow 15-pointed section. Above this is a domed lobe. The short cylindrical opening is atop the domed lobe. The bottom two sections are painted with interlocking black and white triangles. Every other section has its own design on white ground.

An adhesive cloth tag on bottom is written in graphite, "B681".

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  • Overall Dimensions: 6 5/8 x 3 1/4 x 3 3/16 in. (16.83 x 8.26 x 8.04 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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