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Pipe

Object Number: 
INV.8487
Date: 
1800-1920
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 7 x 1 3/4 in. ( 6.7 x 17.8 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on stem: "52 MARKET STR."; "G. ZORN & CO."
Description: 
White ceramic pipe with bowl molded to look like a caricature of a black man's head; straight stem.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group