Rouletted Smoking Pipe Bowl Rim and Heel

(17th century)

One nearly complete belly-shaped smoking pipe bowl made of white ball clay with a rouletted rim. Part of the heel also is present with a raised dot on the side, which may be a quality control mark of Dutch origin from the 17th century. The external surface has red iron stains. The bore hole diameter is 6/64 inches.

7 Hanover Square

Manhattan, 7 Hanover Square

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