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Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creationlate 19th century
GenreDaily Life & Household
Object ID1996.033.001
Previous NUmber96.033.001
Place of CreationRussia
DescriptionCheroot holder style smoking pipe made from white meerschaum that has slightly darkened from age and use. Three-dimensional woman holding flowers carved behind the bowl. Mouth piece is yellow amber or resin. Interior of bowl is stained.
Materials/Techniquescarved meerschaum and amber
Measurements6.5 x 13 x 3 cm
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre by David Feldman. 

The donor's uncle, Moshe Feldman, was the original owner of the pipe. 
Classificationpipes (smoking equipment)
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of David Feldman
Part ofArtefacts
Compound WorksPipe case