Object photography

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Object description

  • Sioux artist
  • Pipe bowl, before 1976
  • Catlinite
  • Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • L: 3 in, W: 3/4 in, D: 1 3/4 in (L: 7.6 cm, W: 1.9 cm, D: 4.4 cm)
  • E53454

DESCRIPTION

This is a carved catlinite pipe bowl. The object has a simple form with the bowl forming a 90 degree angle with stone insert for the stem. The bowl is rounded and the the horizontal stem insert is cut with eight sides.