• Culture/People:

    probably Hopewell (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Pipe bowl

  • Date created:

    200 BC-AD 400

  • Place:

    near Franklin; Franklin; Warren County; Ohio; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Steatite/soapstone

  • Techniques:

    Pecked, polished, drilled

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected or excavated in 1885 by Lafayette S. Rue (1829-1908), a farmer in Franklin, Ohio; purchased by George Heye in 1906.

  • Dimensions:

    11.5 x 3.5 x 5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    1/1014

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