Smoking pipe - ROM2005_5724_1

ROM2005_5724_1

Smoking pipe

Maker: Iroquoian
Medium:Clay
Geography: Ontario, Canada
Date: 1652 AD
Period: Ontario Iroquoian (8/900-1600 AD)
Dimensions:
9.9 × 6.5 × 4.3 cm
Object number: 954.81.4.B
Credit Line: Gift of Walter Hahn
On view
Gallery Location:Daphne Cockwell Gallery dedicated to First Peoples art & culture
DescriptionThis Iroquoian effigy pipe is of the "pinch-face" style, named after the manufacture technique (involving pinching the clay to form the face). Like most Iroquoian pipes of this style, the represented person looked back at the smoker.
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