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Object description

  • Native California artist
  • Pipe case, early 19th century
  • Wood, copper alloy, pigment
  • Colorado River, California, United States
  • L: 7 1/4 in, W: 1 in, D: 2 in (L: 18.4 cm, W: 2.5 cm, D: 5.1 cm)
  • E3715

SPECIAL COLLECTION

East India Marine Society Collection

DESCRIPTION

This is a wooden pipe case with incised diamond pattern designs and applied copper alloy ornamentation. A hinged end allows the case to be opened.