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Pipe

Object Number: 
Z.3185
Date: 
1825-1900
Medium: 
Meerschaum
Dimensions: 
overall (lying flat): 2 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 24 in. ( 6.4 x 5.7 x 61 cm )
Marks: 
raised: left side, near bowl: "SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY" raised: right side, near bowl: "NEW YORK"
Description: 
J-shaped, long-stemmed meerschaum pipe; bowl the form of male colonial or federal-period male wearing a tricorn.
Gallery Label: 
This pipe is commemorative of New York's St. Nicholas Society.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group