Cylindrical opium pipe with hands of nodes

Made:
China
maker:
Unknown

Bamboo opium pipe, cylindrical with hands of nodes, ivory mounts on each end, metal mount with white jade bowl towards distal end, Chinese

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A35639
Materials:
bamboo, complete, ivory, jade, metal, string
type:
opium pipe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • opium equipment
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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