Hookah tobacco pipe

Made:
1851-1900 in Iran
maker:
Unknown

Glazed earthenware hookah tobacco pipe base, bell-shaped with long tubular neck, ornately carved wooden bowl stem, base painted with floral patterns and two cameras, Balkans, or Persia, 1851-1900

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A129956
Materials:
earthenware (glazed), incomplete, wood
Measurements:
stem: 70 mm,
base: 132 mm,
type:
tobacco pipe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • pipe - smoking equipment
credit:
Knight, Frank and Rutley
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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