Tobacco pipe with blue enamel on fitments infilled (Chinese or Korean)

Made:
1830-1910 in Korea
maker:
Unknown

Tobacco pipe, long tortoise shell covered wood stem, metal bowl and mouthpiece fitments, infilled engraving with blue enamel on fitments, Korean or Chinese, 1830-1910

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A76243
Materials:
complete, enamel, metal, tortoiseshell, wood
Measurements:
stem: 9 mm,
bowl aperture: 15 mm,
bowl: 34 mm
type:
tobacco pipe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • pipe - smoking equipment
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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