pipe (narcotics & intoxicants: smoking)

A pipe formed of a carved, stone bowl with a wooden stem. A decorative tassel made from beads, hide and textiles is attached to the bowl with vegetable fibre string. The beads on the textile are white and black and form a pattern and the tassels are largely blue and white beads.

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