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Pipe bowl

Pipe bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved wood

  • Credit Line:

    Given by A. Pickert

  • Museum number:

    1229-1872

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pipe bowl of wood, carved in relief with a crowned two-headed eagle between scrolls supported by lions, and with similar srolls on the neck of the bowl.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Carved wood

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm, Width: 13.3 cm, :

Object history note

Given to the V&A in 1872 by A. Pickert.

Descriptive line

Wood; German; 18th c.

Materials

Wood

Techniques

Carving; Relief

Subjects depicted

Lions; Eagle

Categories

Smoking accessories; Woodwork

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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