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On View East India Marine Hall, level 2

Object description

  • Turkish artist
  • Pipe, before 1803
  • Ceramic
  • Turkey
  • H: 1 1/2 in, W: 2 3/8 in, D: 1 3/8 in (H: 3.8 cm, W: 6.0 cm, D: 3.5 cm)
  • Gift of Captain Apthorp, 1803
  • E7481
Pipe Ceramic Turkey Gift of Captain Apthorp, 1803 E7481 This pipe's long stem indicates that it was used to smoke tobacco.

SPECIAL COLLECTION

East India Marine Society Collection

DESCRIPTION

This is a clay pipe without a stem. It has stamped relief decorations around the bowl and near the mouth piece.

Exhibition History

  • East India Marine Hall, Peabody Essex Museum; November 15, 2013 through Present