water pipe; narghile

Hookah made up of a water-vessel, a metal stand, pottery bowl and two wood and ivory stems. A water vessel, or hookah base, made of a coconut decorated with silver mounts. The silver is engraved with decoration in horizontal bands of geometric and floral motifs. A brass stand in the form of a round trivet with a parrot motif on each foot. A terracotta bowl for a hookah, a horizontal line near the rim. Two wooden stems with bone inlay decoration in teardrop shapes.

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