Figurative Tobacco Pipe

Bobo people, Burkina Faso, Western Africa, Africa

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19th-20th century

Wood, brass, lead and snake skin

Overall: 27 1/2 in. (69.85 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H

MIS.972.99

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Burkina Faso

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Pipe

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

African Art from the Permanent Collection, Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 9-March 30, 1975.

Provenance

Ex-collection of Jean-Michel Huguenin, Paris; Evelyn Annenberg Friede Jaffe Hall (1911-2005) and William B. Jaffe (1904-1972), New York; given to present collection, 1972.

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