Antique Ashanti Figural Tobacco Clay Pipe Bowl.
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: African: Pre 1920: item # 1094073
Please refer to our stock # 3119 when inquiring.
CH-3011 Bern, Switzerland
+41 31 311 04 06
$ 900 / shipping included
|A very elaborate tobacco pipe bowl of the Ashanti people (present Ghana), knowing tobacco and the habit of smoking since the 17th century. A feline predator is standing on a rectangular base plate. Provenance: old collection from Berne, Switzerland. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: 8 cm x 8.5 cm.|