Clay Pipes; 1731/85/5

Name/Title

Clay Pipes

About this object

Clay Pipes collected from the Otumoetai Pa Site, Tauranga.

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Clay

Object Type

Pipe

Object number

1731/85/5

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Dr David Higgins 22 Feb 2009 22:54 PM,UTC

These are almost certainly British pipes exported to New Zealand and not localy made examples. All three are typical designs of nineteenth or early twentieth century date. British pipes were exported in huge numbers for the various export markets with specific export styles often being made to meet local demand.

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Otumoetai
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