Two Chesapeake Pipe Bowls

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Title

Two Chesapeake Pipe Bowls

Subject

Artifacts

Description

These Chesapeake pipe bowls date to the Early Historic period. Chesapeake pipes have characteristic rouletted decorations that were made by incising the the clay with tools that had rounded pin-like ends. The designs often combined Virginia Indian and European motifs. Chesapeake pipes were produced by Europeans, Virginia Indians, and/or enslaved Africans, and were traded amongst groups during the early seventeenth century. (Photo enhanced)

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Date

1600 - 1700 C.E.

Format

.JPG, 622 × 407

Type

Image

Coverage

Virginia

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

622 × 407

Files

HCA135_17th_century_Kingsmill_pipe_bowls.jpg

Citation

“Two Chesapeake Pipe Bowls,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed August 3, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/544.

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