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Tobacco pipe fragment

Object Number: 
INV.5704.13
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Clay
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. ( 4.4 x 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Clay tobacco pipe fragment; bowl with ribbing under rim and partial stem.
Gallery Label: 
According to an attached label, this pipe was found at Kings Highway and Utica Avenue in Brooklyn, New York. The label gave a date of June 31, 1925, but did not clarify whether the object was found on that date, or presented that day to the Society. The address was the site of a Colonial inn that was built in 1680.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group