Pipe Stem, c. 1797
Museum Description: wood.
Physical Description: wood, pigment; 32 (1/2?)" x 3" (16cm x 7cm x 3.5cm).
NDT Note: flat wooden stem with groups of four long parallel slits/slats and of four holes, dowel like on one end, hole on other, red pigment on inside of slats (possibly also on entire board), bluish-green pigment on outside of slats: wood pigment red-032U and bluish-green color.
Provenance: date collected: 1797.
Penn Museum's online collections include the following details: Culture: Kaskaskia; Provenience: Illinois; Credit Line: Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997.