pipe (narcotics & intoxicants: smoking)

One of three section of a long, pipe stem. The bottom section has a long, wooden connecting pipe that has the other sections fit onto it. At the bottom of the wood is a piece of brass with a swirling, ridge pattern at the tip. Where the wood fits into the brass is padded with yellowy-green textile. There is also a loop for suspension.

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