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Sandstone frog effigy pipe / Northeast, Mississippian

Essay/Description

Pipe: This stone, pipebowl was constructed in the shape of a frog. It would likely have been used with a reed/cane or wooden pipestem to smoke tobacco in ceremonies.

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Title(s): 
Sandstone frog effigy pipe
Culture: 
Northeast, Mississippian
Date: 
700-1600 CE
Period: 
Mississippian
Place: 
Jersey
Materials/Techniques: 
Stone -- sandstone
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
61.549
Department: 
Not On View

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