A VERY FINE XHOSA PIPE. CARVED WITH A MALE HEAD WEARING A HAT. THE EYES OF THE MAN ARE INLAYED WITH LED AND THE PIPE BOWL IS LINED WITH TIN SHEET. THE MOUTH PIECE IS A WESTERN, GALVANIZED RUBBER, MOUTH PIECE.
THE ITEM HAS BEEN USED AND HAS A FAINT SMELL OF TOBACCO. THE PIPE IS 190 MM LONG. KEEP AN EYE ON MY LISTINGS FOR MORE EARLY SOUTH AFRICAN MATERIAL.
The item "A FINE ANTIQUE EARLY 20TH C XHOSA PIPE WITH CARVED HEAD LED INLAYED EYES" is in sale since Monday, November 17, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Other African Antiques". The seller is "arnic" and is located in Sandringham, VIC.
This item can be shipped worldwide.