Opium pipe

Made:
China
maker:
Unknown

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Opium pipe, with cylindrical bamboo stem, metal and ivory bowl and ivory and amber mouthpiece, Chinese

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A89094
Materials:
amber, bamboo, complete, ivory, metal
Measurements:
stem: 710 mm 40 mm,
type:
opium pipe
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • opium equipment
credit:
Fosters
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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