1281 Le Chignon

Object Number: 
INV.8550
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Earthenware, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 5 3/4 in. ( 4.8 x 14.6 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on stem: "Gambier/a Paris/ M * M/Deposé" carved: in low relief on stem: "1281"
Description: 
White earthenware pipe with bowl molded in shape of woman's head and decorated with blue, pink, black, and white enamel; straight, tapered stem has flowers in relief near bowl.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group